Gettysburg Area Attractions
Just over 150 years ago, Gettysburg was the site of one of the bloodiest battles in American history. You can visit the battlefield where for three days forces from the Union and the Confederacy met in early July 1863. You can also visit any of several other sites and attractions nearby. Here is a partial list your group may want to consider.
Battle of Gettysburg
Retrace the steps taken during the American Civil War in Gettysburg.
Fields of Freedom Film
An extraordinary $7 million 30 minute film depicting the final day of the Battle of Gettysburg.
Located inside the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum.
Gettysburg Railroad Museum
The perfect attraction for train enthusiasts and history buffs, alike!
Hershey's Chocolate World
Invent a dessert for your group and tour the packaging department!
Jennie Wade House Museum
Celebrate the life and times of Jennie Wade during the Civil War.
Sachs Covered Bridge
This 1800s pedestrian friendly bridge closes the gap over Marsh Creek.
Shriver House Museum
A restored 1860s home in the center of the town's historic district.