Gettysburg is where history lives and the fun never ends! With endless possibilities, be sure to plan ahead and leave time for unexpected events and activities. Visitors will have the chance to choose from Civil War History orientation programs, and museums even train rides!
Gettysburg also offers theater, Winery tours, and family fun. Dont forget to visit this winter for skiing, boarding, and tubing after a tour of the battlefield.
Gettysburg is easy to get to from cities throughout the northeast. We are less than two hours driving distance from Washington D. C. and Baltimore and about 2½-4 hours driving distance from Philadelphia and New York City.
Getting away to Gettysburg? Want to add something fun – take a short drive to one of the many small towns with big offerings. Antiques your favorite hobby – don’t miss New Oxford or East Berlin. Love farm markets and crafts – head out to Apple Country and spend the day, or the weekend, at our overflowing markets and orchards. Wine tasting anyone – then head to our countryside and enjoy the flavors – and the scenic sights. Be sure to take your time – wander through a covered bridge, have a picnic in the vineyard, or just take a country drive – just be sure to enjoy your stay.