Gettysburg National Military Park’s free summer interpretive program series begins on June 6 and offers visitors a chance to learn about the Battle of Gettysburg, care of the wounded, the Soldiers’ National Cemetery, President Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address, the experiences of civilians and much more. There are a host of new and exciting offerings this summer.
Click here for a list of summer programs.
At the George Spangler Farm, the National Park Service is offering four new, experiential programs that build on the stories of the family, the fighting, medical care and the dead. Tickets are required to visit the farm, which is owned by the non-profit Gettysburg Foundation, and is accessible by shuttle bus only. Tickets can be purchased at the Museum and Visitor Center. The Spangler Farm is open Friday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.