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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.

A great thing to do while in Gettysburg. You have exactly 1 hour to escape a fun themed room full of clues with a team of 2-8 players. Will you escape in time?

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59 North Fifth Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Discover the amazing artwork of local artist, Bobbi Becker, at her beautiful gallery tucked just outside of Gettysburg in New Oxford, Pennsylvania.

717-624-4953

230 Group Mill Road,
New Oxford, PA 17350

Discover award-winning wines from this Central PA winery in a classic barn style tasting room just a short scenic drive from Gettysburg.

717-259-0727

1246B Route 194 N.,
Abbottstown, PA 17301

Explore Franklin County: Hike at Penn National 85k acres of Michaux State Forest with trail heads from the community into the forest.

717-352-3046 800-221-7366

3720 Clubhouse Drive,
Fayetteville, PA 17222

Summertime! Bring back those summer memories with cold glass bottled sodas with pure cane sugar and those fun summertime candies from your youth! Everyone is a kid in our candy store. Stop in to discover over 2,000 items. Check out retro candies, modern candies and more.

717-339-0039

100 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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

717-420-5637

529 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Participants experience a full day up to three days (your preference) on the Gettysburg Battlefield.

717-339-2154 717-339-2151

1195 Baltimore Pike,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Let's get goofy! Add energy and expertise to your events with the Gettysburg Goofballs, professional entertainers and educators with over 20 years' experience in the entertainment industry.

917-449-9199 917-838-2598

2264 Emmitsburg Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Witness the Battle of Gettysburg from two unique perspectives – the civilians who called it home, and the soldiers on the battlefield. The story of the battle comes to life through both museum displays, and the battlefield orientation film, "Gettysburg Animated Map", produced by the Civil War Trust.

717-334-6245

297 Steinwehr Avenue,
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

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

Located in downtown Gettysburg, the David Wills House offers visitors a world-class museum experience that tells the story of Lincoln and the Gettysburg Address.

717-334-2499 877-874-2478

8 Lincoln Square,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

"Because everyone's a nerd about something" - Mr. Jones

717-334-6373

10 York Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Retail sales on U.S. and foreign coins, currency and post cards

717-334-0495 301-788-7698

9 Baltimore Street,
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.

James Hayney is a veteran actor with a life-long fascination with the 16th president.

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Immerse yourself in 19th-century culture, learn about the civilians & soldiers who struggled here, and discover the critical preservation work being done in Gettysburg.

717-338-1243

451 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

A 17,000 sq. ft. social gathering place in Gettysburg, PA offering 18 Bowling Lanes featuring both Tenpins and Duckpins as well as a Cafe, an Arcade and a Pro Shop.

717-677-9542

2855 Biglerville Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Totem Pole always promises a star or two on the stage. You never know who will appear on our stage. In 2016, Loretta Swit of TV's Mash appeared in Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks and in 2015 Melissa Gilbert of Little House on the Prairie appeared in Steel Magnolias.

717-352-2164 1-888-805-7056

9555 Golf Course Road,
Fayetteville, PA 17222

Bucket List? See the world from a whole new perspective.

800-763-5987

685 Camp Gettysburg Road,
Flights originate from The Lodges at Gettysburg, Gettysburg, PA 17325

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