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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.

Nowhere will you find more authentic German merchandise than at The Christmas Haus. Only 7 miles east of Gettysburg on Route 30. Open 7 days a week.

717-624-9646

110 Lincoln Way West,
New Oxford, PA 17350

A self-guided walking tour along the streets where soldiers fought, civilians lived and President Lincoln paraded to the National Cemetery in 1863.

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

1560 Fairfield Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Fine Civil War military antiques for over 35 years; strongest emphasis on American Civil War. Appraisal & Soldier Research Services available.

717-334-0347

219 Steinwehr Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

The tour that is vastly different from all the others. Each tour guide has their own distinct route.

717-338-1818

47 Steinwehr Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Stop by our store located on the circle in New Oxford to sample our mead and shop our line of homemade, all-natural honey bee products. We also sell beekeeping equipment and other supplies.

717-688-7151

15 Center Square,
New Oxford, PA 17331

A European country escape awaits you at Pennsylvania’s Stone of Scone Farm.

717-345-5178 844-316-6238

1005 Littlestown Road,
Littlestown, PA 17340

A Civil War and Railroad historical experience aboard a steam powered, authentic replica excursion train.

717-942-2370 717-600-6535

2 West Main Street,
New Freedom , PA 17349

Discover the treasures brimming from the Redbud House - the shop for housewares and gifts for any home.

717-624-3149 717-521-9053

14 Center Square,
New Oxford, PA 17350

In 1802, Elizabeth Ann Seton was a loving wife and mother. Within two years, her husband’s business failed, and he died. Just 29 years old, she was a widow, single mother of five, and bankrupt. Discover how she faced these challenges, thrived, and went on to become the first American-born saint.

301-447-6606 301-447-6004

339 South Seton Avenue,
Emmitsburg, MD 21727

Come see, smell and taste the many delicious varieties of Utz Snackfood.

717-637-6644

861 Carlisle Street,
Hanover, PA 17331

Experience Adams County's fresh produce, handmade jams, local honey and apple butters, handmade soaps and beautifully created functional stoneware pottery.

717-337-0451 301-908-7255

855 Taneytown Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Ghostly Images Ghost Tours offer nightly 90-minute walking tours inside the Jennie Wade House or Haunted Orphanage. These Locations have been seen on popular television shows and visited by thousands of brave souls. Weekly specialty tours also offered throughout the year. Join us, if you DARE!

717-334-6296 Evening 717-334-1156

778 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Take a day trip to Gifford Pinchot State Park 30 miles northeast of Gettysburg and plan a day of outdoor fun with activities like hiking, horseback riding, swimming, disc golfing, ice skating and more.

717-432-5011

2200 Rosstown Road,
Lewisberry, PA 17339

Discover the history of Gettysburg's African American citizens and those who impacted the history of Gettysburg on this self-guided tour in and around Gettysburg.

Throughout the area,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Third & 4th generation family farm with seasonal, on-farm market featuring many kinds of tree fruit, vegetables, melons, berries and fall ornamentals.

717-677-6922

332 N. High Street,
Arendtsville, PA 17307

Fine jewelry with a personal touch can be found at Scott & Co. Fine Jewelers. Just a short drive from Gettysburg, discover a large selection of jewelry and watches.

717-624-1444

2 Lincoln Way East,
New Oxford, PA 17350

Discover the treasures brimming from the Redbud House - the shop for housewares and gifts for any home in our new store in Gettysburg.

717-624-3147

23 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

It's hard to find an ugly time to view the orchard, but spring has to stand out as one of the most beautiful times to visit. There is nothing more exciting than to see the colors start to creep out of the branches. And then see the colors explode at our 2nd Annual Bees and Blossoms Festival in May.

717-677-8412 717-677-9494

545 Carlisle Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

Enjoy the Annual National Apple Harvest Festival at the South Mountain Fairgrounds. Join the fun the first two full weekends of October - rain or shine.

717-677-9413

615 Narrows Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

A family-owned and operated orchard and winery. We feature a wide selection of red, white and fruit wines, as well as hard ciders.

717-677-7047

2135 Buchanan Valley Road,
Orrtanna, PA 17353

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