The town of Gettysburg attracts several million visitors each year, and a large portion of those visitors are families. While some activities in Gettysburg are not ideal for kids, there is a wide selection of family-friendly things to do in Gettysburg with kids that will keep the whole family engaged so you can have a meaningful time and make memories.
To add to this adventure and give our guests what they want in a tour we are adding an unexpected twist and scare to the traditional “BUS TOUR”. On this 1 hour 45 minute journey you will still depart the bus at the Sachs Bridge and starting this year at The Gettysburg College for tales of the unexplained. Depart the bus two times during the tour. Adults $24; Children (ages 6-12) $19. Purchase tickets at https://www.gettysburgbattlefieldtours.com/ghost-tours/ or call (717) 334-1156. Tour begins at Gettysburg Tours, 778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325.
The 2021 Pour Tour Shuttle will launch for the season in May 2021. This season will consist of Beer Friday, Wine Friday, Sunday in the Country, and Mystery Friday. Check back for further updates.,
Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours is offering a 2 hour Battlefield Bus Tour with a Licensed Battlefield Guide on Saturday, February 27th and Sunday, February 28th at 11:45 AM & 2:15 PM. Daily tours begin Friday, March 5th, 2021. Tickets can be purchased online.
The Ghostly Images Jennie Wade/Haunted Orphanage Combo Tour is held Saturday nights beginning January 16th, 2021 (weather permitting) through Saturday, March 13th, 2021. Space is limited so get your tickets early. This tour takes you INSIDE both the Jennie Wade House and the Haunted Orphanage. Cost: $15 per person.
Daily operation begins on Friday, March 19th, 2021.
The Jennie Wade House will be open Saturday, March 6th; Sunday, March 7th; Saturday, March 13th; Sunday, March 14th and Daily operations begin Friday, March 19th, 2021.
If you’re planning a day trip (or longer) to Gettysburg, it’s important to know how long various attractions take to visit so that you can fit everything into your schedule. There is plenty to do in the town of Gettysburg, but the battlefield is one of the most popular attractions. So you’re probably wondering, how long does it take to tour Gettysburg Battlefield?
Finding your way around the Gettysburg Battlefield can be a little challenging, especially if you’re by yourself without a tour guide. Whether you plan to guide yourself through the battlefield or join us for a bus tour with a licensed guide, we strongly recommend studying a Gettysburg Battlefield map ahead of time, and having one handy while you’re on the tour.
Finding the perfect Christmas gifts for those you love can be stressful! That’s why we’ve put together this handy list of Christmas gift ideas for the whole family – for the kids, for parents, for grandparents, or for others in your immediate or extended family.
Keep reading for ideas and inspiration, and don’t forget to consider “experiential” gifts too, such as gift cards to events, classes, tours, massage, etc. Sometimes those are the most meaningful gifts of all!