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2020 News

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center Extends Temporary Closure through April 12

March 26, 2020

The Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center remains closed temporarily through Sunday, April 12, 2020.

The closing extension comes in compliance with Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf’s statewide order to close all non-life-sustaining businesses.

In addition to the temporary closing of the Museum & Visitor Center, all Gettysburg Foundation and Gettysburg National Military Park events and programs are canceled. The Gettysburg battlefield will remain accessible to visitors.

The Museum & Visitor Center is scheduled to reopen at 8 a.m., Monday, April 13, 2020 pending further information or directives from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the Pennsylvania Department of Public Health, and other state and federal officials.

The Foundation has contacted guests with tickets for the Film, Cyclorama & Museum Experience, battlefield tour packages, shuttles to Eisenhower National Historic Site, the David Wills House, group reservations and special events during the extended closure period with options for rescheduling or refunds.

Guests may also contact the Gettysburg Foundation at 877-874-2478 with questions or concerns.

Updates and changes will be posted to this page.