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  1. October 31, 2016
    Winter Hours at the Eisenhower Site

    Winter Hours at the Eisenhower Site – Visitors in January and February May Ddrive Directly to the Site

    The National Park Service has announced winter hours for Eisenhower National Historic Site, beginning December 5 and extending to March 2, 2017.

    From December 5 to December 22, house tours will be daily, serving the shuttle buses at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.  On December 10, the public is invited to a holiday open house, with access by shuttle buses hourly from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  From December 23 to December 31, house tours will be daily, serving the shuttle buses at 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.  From January 2 to March 2, the public may drive to site. From Friday through Monday, house tours will be offered at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. The grounds will be available daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for self-guided tours. 

    Throughout January and February, visitors may drive their personal vehicles to the site. At all other times of the year, access is by shuttle bus only from the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center. 

    The site will be closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day. 

    Eisenhower National Historic Site preserves and interprets the home and the farm as a fitting and enduring tribute to the life, work, and times of General Dwight David Eisenhower and to the events of far reaching importance which occurred on the property.  For more information about the Eisenhower National Historic Site go to: www.nps.gov/eise or www.facebook.com/EisenhowerNPS.  Or call 717-338-9114.

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