Things To Do
This is a wonderful place to visit because there are so many FREE Gettysburg attractions. Of course history abounds here, but there is also shopping, skiing, golf, horseback riding, state parks, and scenic drives!
Check out the Destination Gettysburg website for up to date information involving the time of your trip. Destination Gettysburg
A Listing of Things To Do
THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE VISITOR'S CENTER AND MUSEUM is the "must see" for all coming to experience our Civil War past. Featuring a museum, film, and the restored Cyclorama painting, it is the place to start your tour of Gettysburg. New in 2008, The National Park Service Visitor's Center and Museum
LICENSED BATTLEFIELD GUIDES - A great way to tour the battlefield is with a Licensed Battlefield Guide. They travel in your car for a personal 2 hour tour. Gettysburg Tour Guides
Another way to see the battlefield is by taking a self-guided tour in your car with CD's available for your use here at the Inn ... for no charge!
THE SHRIVER HOUSE MUSEUM - Highly recommended, check them out at www.shriverhouse.org
FOR THE MILITARY MEN AND WOMEN who stay with us, the AMERICAN LEGION is right across the street from us. Get a great meal or join in their many activities.
MAJESTIC THEATER - Newly renovated with marvelous shows. For schedule go to
For those of you who like to shop, we have many unique shops in the town of Gettysburg within walking distance.
THE OUTLET SHOPPES AT GETTYSBURG - Over 70 stores just 5 minutes away. www.theoutletshoppesatgettysburg.com
Many Many Antiques Shops in the surrounding area.
SKI LIBERTY is 10 miles away for winter fun! www.skiliberty.com
There are many GHOST TOURS in the area to satisfy your curiosity.
There are lots of GREAT RESTAURANTS in the area, ask us for recommendations. Please remember, many do require reservations. And there are always ice cream shops open for a sweet treat!
If you care to travel to a nearby destination during your stay here, we are close to Lancaster County, Hershey, Harrisburg, Baltimore and Washington DC.