Gettysburg is the best-known and most visited Civil War battlefield in America.
See the site where Abraham Lincoln delivered the famous Gettysburg Address, the Soldiers National Cemetery in Gettysburg. Visitors will understand the courage and hardships that the soldiers endured by visiting the Gettysburg Visitors Center, Cyclorama and by experiencing Civil War related museums.
Many visitors view Gettysburg as a touchstone of symbolic struggle that decided the future of our nation, “dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.”
Gettysburg can be added to a Washington D.C. itinerary as a day trip or be a destination on a Philadelphia, Amish Country itinerary.
Activities and Sightseeing
- Gettysburg Battlefield Tour
- Gettysburg National Cemetery
- Gettysburg Museum, Movie and Visitors Center Cyclorama
- Shriver House
- Andersonville Prison
- Civil War Re-enactment