Gettysburg, PA

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Gettysburg showing military items, a statue or sculpture and a memorial
This town was the site of one of the most significant Civil War battles. Today, visitors can learn more about the event through re-creations and artifacts.

Fought over three days in 1863, the battle of Gettysburg was a significant turning point during the Civil War. Today, visitors to Gettysburg can tour the battlefields, explore museums and watch live theater performances, of the event.Begin at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center, just south of the historic downtown area. Create your itinerary with the help of staff and view exhibits from around the nation and relics from the battles. You can also hire a Licensed Battlefield Guide for an exclusive, in-depth tour. While you are here, don’t miss the fully restored Cyclorama Painting. This 360-degree cylindrical painting of the battle was originally created in the late 1880s. The exhibition features a sound and light show that tells the history of the painting and the battle itself. Head to the American Civil War Museum where you can take a self-guided tour to learn more about the Civil War era and the Battle of Gettysburg. Discover the causes, effects and some of the most important figures that shaped American history through life-sized re-creations and dioramas. If you need a break from the battlefield, head to downtown Lincoln Square to browse fine art or shop for frontier, Native American and colonial works. Enjoy live performances at the Gettysburg Majestic Theater or watch a variety of movies including film festival prize winners, documentaries and American independent films.For dinner, wander along the downtown streets to find a number of eateries that feature live music and Irish fare. Or, book a table at the Dobbin House Tavern. This is the oldest building in town and overlooks the spot Abraham Lincoln gave his Gettysburg address. It now operates as an authentic 1776 tavern. For something more modern, make your way to Seminary Ridge near General Robert E. Lee’s headquarters to sip a fine microbrew paired with upscale pub food.

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Gettysburg, PA
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Gettysburg, PA
3 out of 5
1857 Gettysburg Village Dr, Gettysburg, PA, 17325
Fully refundable
The price is $100 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Gettysburg. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean ...
4/5 Very Good! (1,004 reviews)
Would stay there again
"Was very clean and quiet."

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2022

Gettysburg Hotel
Gettysburg Hotel
4 out of 5
One Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA, 17325
The price is $136 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in Gettysburg. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast, and a health club. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the spacious ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,003 reviews)
"Very nice property"

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2022

Wyndham Gettysburg
Wyndham Gettysburg
3.5 out of 5
95 Presidential Cir, Gettysburg, PA, 17325
The price is $101 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly hotel in Gettysburg. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and 2 restaurants. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,010 reviews)
Great hotel... ZERO complaints
"This hotel was great! Great staff! Great room and EXCELLENT customer service we asked for a roll in bed and in 15 minutes they were at our door. Needed more towels for our room and gave them to us in the hall no problem. It's close to Gettysburg without being right downtown. We will be back for ..."

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2022

Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Round Top Campground
Round Top Campground
2 out of 5
180 Knight Road, Gettysburg, PA, 17325
Stay at this family-friendly campground in Gettysburg. Enjoy a children's pool, an arcade/game room, and laundry facilities. Popular attractions Little Round ...
4.9/5 Exceptional! (7 reviews)
Great campground, lousy campground manager
"Roundtop Campground is so close to Gettysburg that you can close your eyes and sense that you are sense the battlefield. The cabin was pristine and very comfortable. The pool and grounds were well maintained. There was a welcoming wine tasting on Friday evening. My one complaint was with the manager ..."

Reviewed on Jul 4, 2021

Great downtown location w/ parking. Transit stop across the street. Unit 2 of 4.
Great downtown location w/ parking. Transit stop across the street. Unit 2 of 4.
Gettysburg, PA
Stay at this ski apartment in Gettysburg. Enjoy free WiFi, onsite parking, and ski-in/ski-out access. Popular attractions Gettysburg Museum of History and Shriver ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (19 reviews)
A Fantastic Stay!
"So wonderful! Our host was fantastic and attentive. This is a perfect location!! I would definitely visit again!"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2022

Second floor of Gettysburg's historic home
Second floor of Gettysburg's historic home
Gettysburg, PA
Stay at this apartment in Gettysburg. Enjoy onsite parking, a TV, and a kitchen. Our guests praise the family amenities in our reviews. Popular attractions Shriver ...
4.9/5 Exceptional! (50 reviews)
Best place ever!
"I could tell you about how perfect everything was but it would take too long. In short, I will just say that I won't stay anywhere else when I go to Gettysburg. I am very picky about the cleanliness when I stay away from home and I can't say anything other than everything was immaculate. Location ..."

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2022

Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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