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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.

Go beyond the Battle of Gettysburg - experience the powerful stories of local residents across 300 years of amazing local history. ACHS - the county historical society in Gettysburg - offers free programs, tours and special events for visitors of all ages to enjoy.

717-334-4723

368 Springs Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Visit Cathy's relaxing corner of the world for peaceful healing sessions, Usui Reiki, magnified healing and aroma therapy.

717-253-4475

125 S. Washington Street,
Studio 206, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Looking for something quirky but educational? Our museum offers real history with a fun twist. The highly-detailed dioramas show the battlefield in action – but every handmade soldier is a cat! Come for the quirky, but stay for the stories of the men and women who lived during the Civil War.

717-420-5273

785 Baltimore St,
Gettysburg , PA 17325

The Shriver family homestead for 6 generations. Tour this museum complex consisting of the main house and award-winning grist mill.

410-848-2288

3311 Littlestown Pike,
Westminster, MD 21158

Stop by our shop to bring a little of Ireland to your home. We import directly from Ireland and carry everything from Irish food and toys to jewelry and music.

717-334-6609

9 Chambersburg Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Less than 25 miles southwest of Gettysburg in the Catoctin Mountains you'll find this peaceful oasis with lakes, waterfalls, hiking and more outdoor activities. Give us a visit on your next trip to Gettysburg!

301-271-7574?

14039 Catoctin Hollow Road,
Thurmont, MD 21788

Immerse yourself in the great outdoors with hiking, mountain biking, picnicking, fishing, ATV riding and much more at the beautiful 85,500 acre Michaux State Forest.

717-352-2211

10099 Lincoln Way ,
Fayetteville, PA 17222

Just 1/2 block west of Lincoln Square in Gettysburg. Wildlife & nostalgic fine art, handcrafted gifts, contemporary Eastern Indian & Frontier Art.

1-800-664-9797 717-334-7950

27 Chambersburg Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Hand-crafted gift items from many different countries, as well as other unique items and collectibles.

717-334-6371

2 York Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Head to the oldest park in the Pennsylvania state park system for quiet solitude spent in nature as well as fun recreational activities like snowmobiling and fishing.

717-352-2161

101 Pine Grove Road,
Fayetteville, PA 17222

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