Gettysburg Group Visits
Purchasing Group Tickets to Gettysburg National Military Park
Give your groups the Gettysburg experience with tickets, to Gettysburg attractions, including the Cyclorama, Film and Museum Experience at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center. Don’t forget about Licensed Battlefield Guide tours, Eisenhower National Historic Site and the David Wills House for your groups.
Groups of visitors should make advance reservations by calling our group and advance sales department at 877-874-2478 (local callers may dial 717-334-2436). Groups of 16 or more will receive a discounted rate.
Contact Group Reservations for Tickets to Gettysburg National Military Park
To complete your reservation or for additional information, please contact our group sales and reservations department:
- 877-874-2478 (toll-free)
- 717-334-2436 (international and local callers)
- Fax: 717-334-8092
- E-mail: email@example.com
Teachers: If you would like information about student education programs at Gettysburg National Military Park, please contact the National Park Service’s education specialist at 717-334-1124. You may also visit Gettysburg National Military Park’s website.
Group Survey: Have you already visited as a tour operator or leader? We want to hear from you! Please take our Gettysburg group survey. All respondents will be entered into a drawing to win a Gettysburg gift basket.
Group Amenities at the Museum and Visitor Center
- Separate Group Entrance
- Group Restroom Area
- Bus Drop-Off and Pick-Up Area
- Dedicated Bus Parking Lot
- Bus Driver Complimentary Tickets to Gettysburg Cyclorama, Film and Museum Experience
- Group Leader Complimentary Tickets to Gettysburg Cyclorama, Film and Museum Experience
- Picnic Area (seating is limited)
Quick Answers to Your Group Questions
Looking for a quick answer to a group reservations question? Check the links below:
- Group Profile Sheet
- Special Group Programs
- Important Tour Planning information for Groups
- Boxed Lunches for Groups
Group Tickets to Gettysburg National Military Park Attractions
Advance reservations are required for groups of 16 or more for the following:
Cyclorama, Film and Museum Experience: Gettysburg visitors now have the chance to see something you can’t see anywhere else: the Gettysburg Cyclorama experience. Witness America’s largest painting, featuring a sound-and-light show and three-dimensional diorama. Your groups will be immersed in one of the pivotal moments at Gettysburg: Pickett’s Charge. Now restored, the Cyclorama experience is the must-do event during any Gettysburg visit and includes the filmA New Birth of Freedom. And your groups won’t want to miss the Gettysburg Museum of the American Civil War.
- Student group (kindergarten–grade 12): $8
- Non-student group: $10
Licensed Battlefield Guided Tours: Gettysburg’s Licensed Battlefield Guides are an elite group of 150 people who have studied for years and passed extremely difficult exams, allowing them to earn a license from the National Park Service. No Gettysburg experience is complete without a tour of the battlefield, and no battlefield tour is complete without a Licensed Battlefield Guide. (The guide will join you on your bus.)
- $135 per group per two-hour tour (extended tours are available)
Eisenhower National Historic Site: President Dwight D. Eisenhower and his wife, Mamie, owned only one home in their lifetime — and it was here at Gettysburg. Eisenhower invited world leaders to his home and used the Gettysburg battlefield to educate others about war and its consequences. Your group won’t want to miss a visit to this American icon’s home. (Tours leave from the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center.)
- Student group (ages 6-12): $5
- Non-student group (ages 13+): $6.50
David Wills House: A National Park Service museum in downtown Gettysburg tells the story of the aftermath of battle and Abraham Lincoln’s visit to give the Gettysburg Address. The David Wills House is located at 8 Lincoln Square in downtown Gettysburg.
- Student group (ages 6-12): $4
- Non-student group (ages 13+): $5.50
(Group reservations are available by calling 866-486-5735; groups of 16 or more are advised to make an advanced reservation.)
Please note that prices and dates are subject to change without notice.
“What in the World is a Cyclorama?” Behind-the-Scenes Program for Groups
Go behind the scenes of history with an exclusive program about Gettysburg’s must-see phenomenon. Download our special Cyclorama program sheet.
Important Tour Planning Information for Groups
Bus drivers, chaperones and tour leaders should review our group procedures for groups traveling to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center.
Please note that the Gettysburg Foundation is the only authorized ticketing and reservations agent for the Gettysburg National Military Park and the Eisenhower National Historic Site. The David Wills House is operated by the Gettysburg Foundation in partnership with the National Park Service.
Student Groups (kindergarten-grade 12): We require one chaperone for every seven students.
Groups must have at least 16 guests to qualify for group rates.
Backpacks Prohibited: Please note that the Museum and Visitor Center at Gettysburg National Military Park is a federal facility, and backpacks are not permitted inside. Please have your groups store their large bags on their buses before entering the facility. We appreciate your cooperation.