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.

2022 News

Holiday Hours at Children of Gettysburg 1863

December 13, 2022

As visitors and families plan their visit to Gettysburg during the holiday season, the Gettysburg Foundation announces hours of operation for the children's family museum for the upcoming holidays. Located at 451 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, inside the historic Rupp House, Children of Gettysburg 1863 is closed Christmas Eve, Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022, Christmas, Sunday, Dec. 25, 2022, and New Year’s Day, Monday, Jan. 1, 2023.

Children of Gettysburg 1863 will reopen Friday, Dec. 30, 2022, at Noon after the Christmas holiday closure and Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023 at Noon after the New Year's Day closure. The children's history museum will continue to observe its winter hours.

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