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2021 News

Autumn Double Decker Bus Tours, October 2021

September 13, 2021

Visitors to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center have the opportunity to see the Gettysburg battlefield and experience popular battlefield vistas on Saturdays in October and Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021.

Autumn Double Decker Bus Tours feature an expert Licensed Battlefield Guide and showcase the history and scenery of Gettysburg’s hallowed ground while riding aboard a double decker bus. With stops throughout the experience, the tour provides a 360-degree autumn view of the foliage and the battlefield, offering visitors a new perspective of the battle as a Licensed Battlefield Guide delivers the narrative for this tour.

Face coverings/masks continue to be required on all bus tours and shuttle buses, consistent with TSA guidelines.

The Double Decker Bus Tour will operate at 4 p.m. only most Saturdays in October and Sunday, Oct. 10, as well as additional tour times of 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 2. Limited to one tour most Saturdays and Sunday, Oct. 10, and three tours Saturday, Oct. 2, the tour departs the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center on the following schedule and will last approximately two hours:

Tickets for the guided tour are $38/adults and $23/youth (ages 6-12) for the upper deck and $37/adults and $22/youth (ages 6-12) for the lower deck. Children under 5 are free of charge. Friends of Gettysburg receive a $5 discount for adults and $3 for youth.

Tickets can be purchased in advance at the Ticket Counter in the Museum & Visitor Center,by phone at 877-874-2478 and online at