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

Spring Brings New Hours for the Museum & Visitor Center

April 4, 2021

The Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, home of the Gettysburg Cyclorama and the Gettysburg Museum of the American Civil War, announces new hours of operation for spring.

Visitors to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center have the opportunity to enjoy special hours for a Spring Holiday Break, open daily 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, March 29 through Friday, April 2, 2021.

Beginning Saturday, April 3, 2021, the Museum & Visitor Center is open:

  • Weekends – Saturdays and Sundays, 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. (The last Film and Cyclorama show begins at 4:15 p.m.)
  • Weekdays – Monday, Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. (closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays). (The last Film and Cyclorama show begins at 3:15 p.m.)

The  Museum & Visitor Center’s Parking Lot 3 located off the Taneytown Road entrance is open for the spring and summer seasons. Parking Lot 3 is scheduled to remain open throughout the spring, summer and early fall.

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.