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The Gettysburg Foundation partners with the National Park Service at Gettysburg National Military Park to preserve, protect and interpret, for this and future generations, the resources associated with the 1863 Battle of Gettysburg, the Soldiers' National Cemetery and their commemorations.

Rupp House History Center Hosts Evening Fireside Chats


Visitors to the Rupp House History Center have an opportunity to enjoy a new series of evening Fireside Chats throughout the 2019 spring/summer season. The programs begin at 7:30 p.m. in the side yard of the Rupp House, located at 451 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg. 

2019 Fireside Chats Programs
Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019 
Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019 

Historians from the Officers for the Union will host the talks. Each historian will be in character as a specific Civil War persona. The programs will feature visitors and presenters engaging in conversations regarding the personas’ lives prior to, during and after the Civil War, their battle experiences and their careers. 

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