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2021 News

Experience a Double Decker Bus Tour on Saturdays, May 2021

April 18, 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 Saturday afternoons in May 2021.

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 afternoon, the tour provides a 360-degree view of the battlefield and offers visitors a new perspective of the battle as a Licensed Battlefield Guide delivers the narrative for this tour.

The Double Decker Bus Tour will operate on Saturdays in May. Limited to one tour each Saturday, the tour departs the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center on the following schedule and will last approximately two hours:

  • Saturday, May 1 at 3:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 8 at 3:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 15 at 3:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 22 at 3:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 29 at 4 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 30 at 4 p.m.

For a complete list of tour dates and to purchase tickets for Double Decker Bus Tours, visit Additional Double Decker Bus Tours throughout the spring and summer will be announced as they become available for ticket purchases.

Tickets for the guided tour are $36/adults and $22/youth ages 6-12 for the upper deck and $35/adults and $21/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 online at or by calling Guest Relations at 877-874-2478.