- Destination Gettysburg
- 571 West Middle Street
- Gettysburg, PA 17325
- Primary - (717) 334-6274
- Toll Free - (800) 337-5015
Gettysburg, located in Adams County, PA, offers a look into American History, American Presidents, and small-town American charm nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. Just over an hour drive from Lancaster County, Gettysburg offers more than the nation's most visited Battlefield. This small town opens it's doors to the world to experience fine and casual dining, shopping, antiques, galleries, museums, walking tours, attractions, country drives, special events - or simply for relaxation.
Historic Downtown Gettysburg is a thriving community rooted in American values and hospitality. Well-preserved, historic pre-Civil War and late 19th Century structures line the streets of this bustling community. Today, many of these structures have been converted into exquisite Bed & Breakfasts, offering an alternative stay to the numerous hotels, motels and campgrounds available in Gettysburg.
Spend time touring the Gettysburg National Military Park, the National Cemetery, and the Eisenhower National Historic Site. Tour and explore over 35 museums and attractions. Experience a day in one of the many surrounding towns. Retreat to a quiet dinner at one of the many local restaurants serving bistro style, period fare, and local favorites. Spend the evening on a ghost tour, learning local legends of soldiers and civilians still said to roam the homes and streets of this peaceful old town. Adams County is also home to Apple Country, USA. Producing more than 6 million bushels a year, Adams County is #1 in apple production for Pennsylvania.
Gettysburg is only 45 minutes from Harrisburg, an hour from Hershey, Antietam, and Harpers Ferry. From Baltimore, Gettysburg is only a 75-minute drive, and only 90 minutes from Washington, DC. Spend a few days in Gettysburg; spend a week within 90 minutes of Gettysburg.
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