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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.

If you are looking for original Gettysburg items such as original printed and embroidered apparel, books, flags, and souvenirs, see Grannie's Attic

717-334-0127 1-800-827-5127

13 Steinwehr Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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

A 5th generation family-owned business. U-pick cherries, blueberries, and apples available seasonally. Wine & hard cider tasting room. Live evergreen hedge maze. Full-service garden center and nursery. Open March thru Christmas.

717-677-8558 717-677-9567

405 Boyer Nursery Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

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

Start your Gettysburg journey at the heart of the first day's fighting. Three floors of exhibits connect individuals to the dilemmas which led to the Civil War, provide a powerful and personal view of the battle's first day and show the work of one of the battlefield's largest field hospitals.

717-339-1300

111 Seminary Ridge,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Attend one of our "Decorate It Yourself" cake workshops or walk in and get started with our "Decorate it Yourself" decorating kits - no reservation required. Fun for all ages!

717-550-7575

6 W Allen Street,
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

The self-guided tour travels east & northeast of Gettysburg to East Cavalry Battlefield, New Oxford & East Berlin, covering 40 miles of Adams County.

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

1560 Fairfield Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Step inside an Adams County gem... small on the outside, filled on the side - this wonderful gift shop offers home, apparel and garden gifts.

717-624-1527

170 Stoney Point Road,
East Berlin, PA 17316

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

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

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

Experience your love of nature at Strawberry Hill! Explore miles of hiking trails that connect to Michaux State Forest, engage with our naturalists by booking an educational program, play in cold mountain creeks or enjoy a picnic by our pond.

717-642-5840

1537 Mount Hope Road,
Fairfield, PA 17320

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

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

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

The Musical Tribute Show that you have been waiting for.

301-933-4333

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

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

Shop the Market 7 am to 12 noon every Saturday morning from April to October on Lincoln Square.

Lincoln Square,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Tour the historic Gettysburg Battlefield on horseback - hourly trail rides and narrated tours along the scenic trails of the Gettysburg National Park.No better way to see the Battlefield than on the back of an amazing horse!

717-253-6300

Tours begin at McMillan Woods Youth Campground,
West Confederate Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325

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