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2020 News

Adams County Community Appreciation on Presidents Day

January 31, 2020

To welcome Adams County residents back to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, the Gettysburg Foundation and Gettysburg National Military Park invite them to a Community Appreciation Day on Monday, Feb. 17, 2020. Adams County residents enjoy free admission to the Film, Cyclorama & Museum Experience at the Museum & Visitor Center.

Since its opening in 2008, the Museum & Visitor Center has annually welcomed Adams County residents to four designated Community Appreciation Days. The second appreciation day in 2020 for members of the community is on Presidents Day.

The Museum & Visitor Center offers Adams County residents free admission to A New Birth of Freedom film, the Gettysburg Cyclorama painting with sound and light effects and the 12-Gallery Gettysburg Museum of the American Civil War.

The Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center is located at 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg. Presidents Day Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.―the last film and cyclorama show will begin at 4 p.m. Local visitors should be prepared to show proof of Adams County residence, e.g., a driver’s license, to obtain tickets.