ALERT: The Taneytown Road Entrance to the Museum & Visitor Center is closed for rehabilitation. Detour is in place to enter at the Baltimore Pike Entrance. Learn more. Temporary parking is now in effect. View new parking information and map. Allow additional time to navigate from parking lots to the building.

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

2021 News

Anticipating Spring with New Hours, March 2021

March 8, 2021

The Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, home of the Gettysburg Cyclorama and the Gettysburg Museum of the American Civil War, begins new hours of operation in March 2021.

The new hours start March 1 through March 26, and provide visitors access to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center five days a week:

  • Monday, March 1 through Friday, March 26: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Thursday - Monday (closed Tuesdays & Wednesdays)
  • Saturday, March 27 & Sunday, March 28: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Monday, March 29 through Friday, April 2: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Daily for a special Spring Holiday Break

April hours will be announced mid-March.

Visitors to the Museum & Visitor Center have the unique opportunity to enjoy a special show of the Gettysburg Cyclorama. The Film & Cyclorama showtimes are presented every 30 minutes on Thursdays, Fridays, Sundays and Mondays through Friday, March 26, offering guests extended viewing time on the Cyclorama platform. The Film & Cyclorama showtimes are presented every 15 minutes beginning Saturday, March 27.

The health and well-being of our visitors, staff and community come first. We look forward to continuing to welcome guests to the Museum & Visitor Center.

Prior to visiting the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, visitors are encouraged to read about our health and safety protocols and purchase tickets at To assist with contactless payment, visitors are encouraged to purchase tickets in advance either online at or via phone at 877-874-2478. Visitors wishing to book a guided tour may do so in advance. Guided tours are point-to-point, caravan-style in accordance with CDC guidelines.