ALERT: Due to effects and power outages from Saturday’s storms, the Eisenhower home is closed. Shuttle buses continue operating for visitors to tour the grounds during this time. Learn more. Purchase shuttle tickets.

ALERT: Due to Saturday’s storms, debris and hazardous trees, Wright and Howe Avenues are closed. All other park roads are open. For updates, visit

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Tour the David Wills House Presidents Day Weekend

January 31, 2020

During Presidents Day weekend, the David Wills House is open for visitors on Saturday, Feb. 15 and Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. To purchase tickets and for details on the David Wills House hours throughout the year, visit

Best known as the house where President Abraham Lincoln stayed prior to delivering the Gettysburg Address, the David Wills House was the home of local resident and attorney David Wills, who was instrumental in the creation of the Gettysburg Soldiers’ National Cemetery.

Purchase tickets to tour the historic David Wills House, a National Park Service museum experience that tells the stories of President Lincoln, the Gettysburg Address and David Wills.