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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.

Customized leadership programs based on decades of curriculum design.

717-334-9089

215 Ridgewood Drive,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Visit the quaint shops, boutiques, galleries and more located in the downtown Gettysburg area. A variety of merchandise and services are offered.

PO Box 4914,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Experience your love of nature at Strawberry Hill! Explore miles of hiking trails that connect to Michaux State Forest, learn about native animals in our nature center, play in cold mountain creeks or enjoy a picnic by our pond.

717-642-5840

1537 Mount Hope Road,
Fairfield, PA 17320

Meet General and Mrs. Ulysses S. Grant, often seen exploring Gettysburg themselves. This historical couple will provide a special Gettysburg experience.

717-799-6806 717-799-6805

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

Constructed in 1894 by Joseph Smith, this Burr-truss covered bridge is the only covered bridge in Adams County still used for daily traffic.

717-334-6274 800-337-5015

Jack's Mountain Road,
Fairfield, PA 17320

Carlisle Events is one of the world’s largest presenters of car entertainment. We host 12 annual events for enthusiasts and car hobbyists worldwide.

717-243-7855

1000 Bryn Mawr Road,
Carlisle, PA 17013

Like an old time general store, filled with gifts and souvenirs featuring "Cat's Meow", Vera Bradley bags, Gettysburg tee shirts, candy and more.

717-334-2100

89 Steinwehr Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Where things from the past, are available today. We specialize in Primitive, Country, and Colonial wares.

717-624-1498

6385B York Road,
New Oxford, PA 17350

Created by pre-school teachers. Seven rooms of activities allow children to explore new ideas through play. Especially for children 3 to 8 years old.

717-337-9151

20 East High Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Gettysburg's public transportation. Park your car and ride Freedom Transit to major attractions, accommodations and connect with historic downtown Gettysburg.

717-849-0718 800-632-9063

103 Carlisle Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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

Take a ride back in time and experience the thrill of touring Gettysburg National Military Park on a bicycle using guidebooks and digital maps designed for adventurous history lovers.

The Historic Round Barn and Round Barn Farm Market is owned and operated by Knouse Fruitlands, Inc. The barn is just 8 miles west of Gettysburg.

717-334-1984 (BARN) 717-677-8842 (OFFICE

298 Cashtown Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

Explore the preserve where people and animals who jump, swim, fly, roar and tweet to greet you get closer together.

301-271-4922 301-271-3180

13019 Catoctin Furnace Road,
Thurmont, MD 21788

Fresh Boutique is a locally owned women's clothing store located in historic downtown Gettysburg, one block west of Lincoln Square. You can find the hottest trends from unique brands at Fresh.

717-253-2144

28 Chambersburg Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

The original! Based on true stories from the best-selling Ghosts of Gettysburg book series. Guides walk you on historic streets to sites of documented hauntings. Several tours to choose from.

717-337-0445

271 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Tours of the Gettysburg Battlefield and area using Segway Personal Transporters(TM) and Licensed Battlefield Guides.

717-253-7987

22 Springs Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Take a studio tour of the artwork done by nationally recognized historical sculptor, Gary Casteel. Casteel strives to maintain and preserve American history in sculpture.

717-387-0461

789 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

See the entire 6,000 acre battlefield at one time at the Gettysburg Diorama.

717-334-6408

241 Steinwehr Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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