ALERT: The Taneytown Road Entrance to the Museum & Visitor Center is currently closed for rehabilitation. Detour information is available for entering the complex at the Baltimore Pike Entrance. Learn more. New parking measures will be in effect starting April 1. View new parking information and map.

ALERT: Little Round Top is now closed to all visitation for rehabilitation. Learn more.

Battlefield Value Package

Now Open

NEW Temporary Exhibit in the Gettysburg Museum of the American Civil War at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center

A Rough Coarse Life: The World of the Civil War Soldier


A young visitor looks out at the Gettysburg battlefiled from atop the Pennsylvania Memorial

Film, Cyclorama & Museum Experience + Battlefield Bus Tour Value Package

Go Prepared. Inside the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, the Film, Cyclorama & Museum Experience will prepare you for a more meaningful tour of the battlefield.
You'll then step aboard your motor coach, visit iconic landmarks and explore the battlefield with your Licensed Battlefield Guide.


Why Go Prepared?

  • Set the scene, feel the fury, share the journey. The Film, Cyclorama & Museum Experience sets the stage for your visit and provides insights to the places you'll visit on the battlefield.
  • Make the most of your visit. There are more than 6,000 battlefield acres to explore and 1,300 monuments and markers to view. Go with a Licensed Battlefield Guide so you don't miss a thing.
  • Save time. Save money. The Film, Cyclorama & Museum Experience + Bus Tour is your best value.


Many myths and legends surround the three days of battle at Gettysburg. You'll hear the true stories on your tour.
Rigorously tested and licensed through the National Park Service, Licensed Battlefield Guides provide you with an informative, engaging and historically accurate perspective of the battle, the people, the monuments and landmarks.



At A Glance

Allow 4 hours
Adult: $49
Youth 6-12: $33
Child 5-Under: Free
Sudden, loud sounds of battle
Indoor & Outdoor site - May be impacted by weather. Bring water, sun protection, insect repellent.
Starts and Ends at the Museum & Visitor Center (MAP)
Free parking at Museum & Visitor Center lots

Important Information:

Timed tickets are issued for all show times of the Film, Cyclorama & Museum Experience.

Current schedule: Film/Cyclorama showings every 15 minutes from 8:15 a.m. The final Film/Cyclorama show of the day begins at 4:15 p.m.

Exhibits & Tours

Film, Cyclorama & Museum Experience

The Film, Cyclorama & Museum Experience

introduces you to the Civil War before, during and after the Battle of Gettysburg and prepares you for a more meaningful tour of the battlefield.

Tour the Battlefield

Bus. Car. Bike.

Step onto the hallowed ground and experience Little Round Top (when available, after the rehabilitation project is completed), Devil's Den and the Angle beyond the history books and movies. You'll tour the battlefield with a Licensed Battlefield Guide either in your car, by motor coach or bicycle.

Battlefield Car Tour

Personalized Experience

Don’t miss a thing on your guided Battlefield Car Tour. Either onboard or point to point, your License Battlefield Guide will provide you with plenty of stops to answer your questions and enjoy your own private tour of the battlefield.


Call to reserve your guided battlefield car tour: 877-874-2478 or 717-334-2436

Gettysburg Cyclorama

Experience Pickett's Charge

Originally displayed in 1884, the Battle of Gettysburg Cyclorama is a massive fully-restored, 360-degree painting that places you in the middle of Pickett’s Charge on the decisive third day of the Battle. 


Experience the Cyclorama as part of the Film, Cyclorama & Museum Package.

Ticket to the Past—Unforgettable Journeys

The new Virtual Reality Experience at the Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station™

All aboard for Gettysburg's first immersive virtual reality experience. During your visit, you will join one of three historic figures on a virtual journey to the railroad station following the Battle of Gettysburg and its aftermath in July 1863.

Children of Gettysburg 1863®

Family-Friendly Adventure

Gettysburg's most family-friendly, interactive children's history museum. More than a typical children's museum, Children of Gettysburg 1863® tells the engaging stories of the children, teens and young adults who lived in and near Gettysburg during and after the 1863 battle.

Plan Your Visit to Gettysburg.

Whether you are visiting for the first time, or you return year-after-year, we can help you plan your visit.