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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.

Discover award-winning wines from this Central PA winery just a short drive from Gettysburg. *Brookmere Winery has closed their Abbottstown tasting room and will be reopening in New Oxford, PA in April 2020.

717-259-0727

2 Lincoln Way East,
New Oxford, PA 17350

Experience an unusual waterfall & cascading streams from atop Stone Mountain with Adventure Golf. A whole new element of excitement & fun for all ages

1-800-642-TENT 717-642-8749

3340 Fairfield Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Magician Michael Cantori will amaze and puzzle you with his walk-around illusion and mystery shows for any audience.

410-961-5903

23 Baltimore Street,
Suite 105, Gettysburg, PA 17325

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

717-334-6373

10 York Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Ride into history on a memorable and enjoyable tour of the Gettysburg Battlefield on our gentle and well-trained horses.

717-334-5100

610 Taneytown Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Travel back in time with a guide dressed in period attire as you walk through the Shrivers’ meticulously restored 1860 home to learn the other side of the Battle of Gettysburg - how families and their homes were affected during and after the battle that ravaged this historic town.

717-337-2800

309 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Take a historic church walking tour of eight downtown Gettysburg churches featuring the battle and its aftermath, hospital scenes and heroic civilian nurses.

717-357-9373

208 Baltimore St.,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Hear the authentic stories of this church hospital, where doctors and local citizen-nurses worked valiantly to comfort and save 140 wounded and dying soldiers.

717-334-5212 717-334-4958

30 Chambersburg Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Discover nearly 2,000 pieces of authentic Polish stoneware from the Ceramika Artystyczna Factory in Boleslawiec, Poland, right in Gettysburg.

717-479-1083

102 Baltimore Street,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

The 1863 civilians come to life as your costumed guide dramatically retells their adventures living in the battle's crossfire!

717-624-8154

Since 1950, Totem Pole Playhouse has provided professional summer theatre with high quality artists and a wide variety of theatrical programming.

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

9555 Golf Course Road,
Fayetteville, PA 17222

Understand the Gettysburg Campaign through this multi-state tour which begins in Virginia and follows the armies through Maryland into Gettysburg.

1195 Baltimore Pike,
Destination Gettysburg Visitor Information Desk, Gettysburg, PA 17325

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

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

A once a year three-day reenactment event with different exciting battles each day, live mortar fire, living history, Sutler village and great food.

717-338-1525

965 Pumping Station Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Walk with us through the historic and haunted city of Gettysburg as we tell chilling accounts of the town's gruesome history. Our tour is family and pet friendly!

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

Do you have what it takes to Escape Confusion? Work together as a team to solve puzzles and escape from one of our unique rooms in 60 minutes or less!

717-698-3088

12 Carlisle Street,
3rd Floor, Hanover, PA 17331

Jubilee Cake Studio is a Decorate-It-Yourself Cake Studio. Pick your canvas - cupcakes or cake, grab your goodies - frosting, fondant, and sprinkles, and DECORATE! Walk-ins are always welcome, so come on in today! Jubilee Cake Studio! We Bake. You Decorate.

717-550-7575

6 W Allen Street,
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Shop our intriguing, high-end merchandise selection including fur coats, luxury outerwear, fashionable handbags, scarves and jewelry. We also offer cleanings, alterations and repairs.

717-632-3335

1 Frederick Street,
Hanover, PA 17331

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