Complying with Pa. orders and CDC advice, the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center remains temporarily closed through April 12. LEARN MORE.
Revisit, Reimagine Gettysburg
Reimagine Gettysburg as a blend of a massive battle, a place of solemn remembrance and an emblem of the greatest democratic experiment the world has ever known. This is Gettysburg Revisted.
Revisit Gettysburg and share in the inspirational stories of civility, humility and inclusiveness missed the first time.
It's time to Revisit Gettysburg.
Exhibits, Tours & Events
Museum & Visitor Center is Currently Closed
To limit the health risks associated with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center will temporarily close through April 12, 2020. The battlefield will remain accessible.
Plan Your Visit
From the signature Film, Cyclorama & Museum Experience to Battlefield Tours and National Park Service historic sites, your official Gettysburg visit starts here. Plan your visit, purchase tickets and get information on free events for a memorable — and historic — Gettysburg visit.
Join & Give
Support the Gettysburg Foundation's mission of preservation and education through your gifts and membership as a Friend of Gettysburg.
Renew Your Membership
Continue your support and benefits by renewing your Friends of Gettysburg membership today.
Leadership Development & Education
Inspired by the actions of real-life decision makers at the Battle of Gettysburg, the "In the Footsteps of Leaders"executive leadership program places your team on the front lines for an immersive experience on the historic battlefield.
With the 7,000-acre battlefield as the classroom, leaders at every level can explore the challenges and apply the timeless lessons of Gettysburg.
February 1, 2020
Join Licensed Battlefield Guide Darryl Roberts on Saturday, March 21, 2020 for an exclusive Encounters with History program and tour, In Their Own Words. The experience includes an indoor lecture from 9 a.m. to noon in the Ford Education Center at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center followed by lunch and an outdoor tour on the battlefield from 1 to 4 p.m. Friends of Gettysburg receive a member discount. Non-member registration is $110/person.
Roberts will utilize diaries and other primary sources for participants to trace several soldiers’ lives prior to their arrival in Gettysburg for the battle. The afternoon tour on the battlefield will follow in these soldiers’ footsteps as they engaged in this pivotal battle. Participants will hear first-hand accounts and stories of these soldiers’ encounters.
Gettysburg Foundation periodically offers the Encounters with History series of in-depth programs covering a variety of Civil War and Gettysburg topics. The series brings visitors closer to the stories, the people and the events surrounding the battle and its aftermath. From battlefield strategy and civilian life to early preservation efforts, Licensed Battlefield Guides help participants uncover exclusively known history inside Gettysburg.
An Encounters with History program will also be offered on Saturday, May 23, 2020. Visit GettysburgFoundation.org for upcoming programs in the series and other special events offered by Gettysburg Foundation.