Free Historic Dobbin House Tours (Weekends)

Enjoy a tour of the oldest, most historic house in Gettysburg, the Dobbin House.  Built in 1776 by the Rev. Alexander Dobbin, his stone house spans three centuries of American history, from the Revolutionary War through the Civil War and beyond.

  • View all the historically decorated rooms
  • Interact with period antiques
  • See how the Dobbin family planned to defend themselves from Indian attacks
  • Hear what the Zeigler family experienced while living in the Dobbin House during the Battle of Gettysburg
  • Peek in the kitchen of the current restaurant.

Offered throughout the year, this free tour meets at 10am in the Dobbin House gift shop. Tours are on a first come basis and space is limited. Please call 717-334-2100 for tour date confirmation.