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Things to do in Gettysburg, PA

View the most comprehensive list of things to do in Gettysburg, including historic battlefield tours & visits, special events, festivals & tourist attractions. Our online activities directory lets you search for the perfect addition to your vacation and add it to an interactive trip plan.

Start your Gettysburg journey at the heart of the first day's fighting. Three floors of exhibits connect individuals to the dilemmas which led to the Civil War, provide a powerful and personal view of the battle's first day and show the work of one of the battlefield's largest field hospitals.

717-339-1300

111 Seminary Ridge,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Northern Central Railway–Steam into History is an excursion railroad that offers an authentic experience where you can meet presidents and generals, experience the Wild West, enjoy the beautiful countryside and ride along the very rails that helped build and save our nation.

717-942-2370

2 West Main Street,
New Freedom , PA 17349

At Knob Hall we offer wine tastings in a fun loving atmosphere. Live music weekly and open mic nights. Bring your friends, some snacks and enjoy our award winning wines while you listen to live music or play one of our many board and card games.

717-420-5171

100 Chambersburg Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Coming in mid August 2019! Download our "Gettysburg: A Nation Divided" app - a wonderful way to bring history to life and learn about the battle of Gettysburg and the people who were there. The app uses the latest mixed reality technologies and platforms to create an immersive historical experience.

844-224-7669 210-245-7543

The fall colors will put you in awe of the season. Home to miniature horses, performing animal shows, educational displays and events, races and animal friends of all kinds that you may touch and feed. Available for birthday parties and special events.

717-334-7259

123 Glenwood Drive,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

1863 Escape Room gives its participants the opportunity to solve a Civil War mystery within one hour. As the suspense, excitement, and intrigue build, you will work as a team using your best intuition, instinct, and logic to become a "hero" before time runs out. Proudly located in historic downtown!

717-420-2409

344 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

We are a small family owned winery in Orrtanna, 7 miles west of Gettysburg, specializing in artisan wines from our vineyard and local growers.

717-334-7784 717-253-0793

1150 Evergreen Way,
Orrtanna, PA 17353

Hickory Falls Entertainment Center offers safe, clean, budget-friendly fun for the entire family within 30 minutes of Gettysburg! Check out our indoor/outdoor electric go-karts, laser tag, miniature golf, indoor play area, rollerball bowling and arcade games.

717-632-9907

110 Hickory Lane,
Hanover, PA 17331

For more than 38 years we have offered beautifully handcrafted products that are designed to inspire you and those you love. We have something to appeal to every taste and sensibility in our remarkable collection of art and artisan crafts.

717-334-0335

26 York Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

The Musical Tribute Show that you have been waiting for.

301-933-4333

Mystical shop in Gettysburg, PA featuring Healing Crystal, Divination tools, Wiccan & Pagan ritual supplies.

717-420-5637

529 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Prepare for your greatest challenges. The Gettysburg Leadership Experience uses a variety of uniquely tailored, core learning modules with action-oriented case studies to engage the participants in the experience.

717-752-0495 888-ASK-FCCS

Tour the historic Gettysburg Battlefield at your own pace, by scooter! No motorcycle license required.

717-778-8776

2285 Emmitsburg Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

One of the largest and unique stores in Gettysburg, shoppers will find a variety of gifts, books, collectibles, home decor, games and toys, as well as souvenirs and apparel. Whether you're looking for a Civil War inspired gift, or just something special to take home, there is something for everyone.

717-334-6245 800-887-7775 (orders

297 Steinwehr Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Make your trip to Gettysburg complete with a visit to the Harvest Barn! We have a great selection of local produce and meats as well as ice cream, cheese, baked goods, seasonal home goods and penny candy!

717-353-2459

1924 York Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Bicycling around Gettysburg is a great way to see the sites, enjoy our community and stay healthy. Healthy Adams Bicycle/Pedestrian presents a variety of ride options in town, on the battlefield and throughout scenic Adams County. Download a variety of cue sheets for your next Gettysburg bike ride.

The Hanover Area Historical Society protects and promotes the historical heritage of the greater Hanover area. The Society acquires, preserves and provides access to historical buildings and sites and to artifacts and archives that have historical significance to the Hanover area.

717-362-3207 717-637-6413

21 Baltimore Street,
Hanover, PA 17331

The self-guided tour travels east & northeast of Gettysburg to East Cavalry Battlefield, New Oxford & East Berlin, covering 40 miles of Adams County.

717-334-6274 1-800-337-5015

1560 Fairfield Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Offering an award-winning fitness center, gymnasium, indoor pool, whirlpool and seasonal outdoor pool. Don't let your vacation stop your recreation and fitness schedule!

717-334-9171

909 Fairfield Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

See one of the most extensive private collections of artifacts from the American Civil War, World War I, World War II, Presidencies and Pop Culture.

717-337-2035

219 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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