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Plan Your Visit

Hours and Days
The George Spangler Farm Civil War Field Hospital Site is now open to the public from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Friday through Sunday. Shuttle tickets are required.

Programming

10:15 a.m. (30-minute program)
The Spangler Farm in 1863
Get a glimpse of what civilian farm life was like for George Spangler and his family in 1863.

11:00 a.m. (45-minute program)
An Army Field Hospital: The George Spangler Farm
Discover the field hospital where over 1,900 soldiers wounded during the battle of Gettysburg were cared for.

12:00 p.m. (20-minute program)
A Study in Restoration: The George Spangler Farm
Hear and see the story behind the restoration of the Spangler barn as it occurred phase-by-phase.

1:00 p.m. (30-minute program)
The Spangler Farm in 1863
Get a glimpse of what civilian farm life was like for George Spangler and his family in 1863.

1:45 p.m. (45-minute program)
An Army Field Hospital: The George Spangler Farm
Discover the field hospital where over 1,900 soldiers wounded during the battle of Gettysburg were cared for.

Tickets
Access to the site requires the purchase of a shuttle ticket.

Youth (ages 6 - 12): $2
Adults: $5

The Spangler Farm site is accessible by shuttle only. Tickets may be obtained the day of your visit to the Spangler Farm or online here. Tickets are available at the Ticketing Counter inside the Museum & Visitor Center and online.

The shuttle runs on a twenty-minute loop from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

What to bring
Water, sun protection and insect repellant

Accommodations
Due to limited space, strollers, wheelchairs and walkers may not be transported on the shuttle. Strollers are available on-site.

If you have limited mobility without the use of a wheelchair or walker, please visit the Ticketing Counter for more information about access.

The terrain at the site includes graveled walkways, uneven grassy areas and unpaved grounds.