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Special November Events

We invite you to attend the following upcoming 152nd Anniversary November events, free and open to the public, sponsored by the Gettysburg Foundation. Learn more.

New Exhibit Spotlight at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center Debuts

The Gettysburg Foundation and Gettysburg National Military Park are excited to announce our new Exhibit Spotlight entitled, Firmness, Endurance, and Vigor: Brigadier General William Barksdale and Dr. Alfred Hamilton at Gettysburg which opens October 16 and runs through March of 2016. The exhibit, which is made possible largely through the generosity of private collectors, features artifacts from General Barksdale and Dr. Hamilton, the Pennsylvania native who treated Barksdale before he died wounds inflicted in the battle at Gettysburg.  Read more.

Gettysburg Ranked as Top Historic Family Destination

TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel website, named Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, the top "Historical Family Vacation Spots You Can Afford," in a recent ranking of U.S. destinations as part of TripAdvisor's Vacation Rentals blog. Read more.