Reunite in Historic Gettysburg

Come together on America’s Common Ground: Plan a reunion to remember

Come together on America’s Common Ground: Plan a reunion to remember

The Gettysburg Museum of the American Civil War

Quick Facts:

Lodging Inventory in Adams County, PA:

  • Total hotel and motel rooms- 2,252
  • Inns and guest house rooms- 332
  • Campground tents/RV sites- 1,624
  • Campground cabins- 135

Group Perks:

  • Group rates (16+)
  • Buss drop-off & pick-up
  • Motor coach and free parking
  • Group entrance & restrooms
  • Picnic area
  • On-site dining & boxed lunches
  • Museum bookstore & gift shop
  • Private after-hours activities

Top Attractions:

  • Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center
  • Gettysburg National Military Park
  • The Gettysburg Cyclorama
  • A New Birth of Freedom Film
  • The Gettysburg Museum of the American Civil War
  • Licensed Battlefield Guided Tours
  • Eisenhower National Historic Site
  • David Wills House
  • George Spangler Farm, in summer
  • Close proximity to historic downtown Gettysburg

“Holding the event at Gettysburg provided us with an opportunity to honor ancestors who we had never met while encouraging members of the three generations in attendance to never forget the importance of our family history.”

The Hannigan Family 

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Gettysburg provides reunion groups an intriguing glimpse into the past. Begin your experience at the Museum and Visitor Center at Gettysburg National Military Park and explore the battlefield and significant attractions on the grounds.

Peruse the Gettysburg Museum of the American Civil War’s exhibits, one-of-a-kind artifacts, interactive displays and short films. See the film, A New Birth of Freedom narrated by Morgan Freeman, detailing the Battle of Gettysburg and insight into the Civil War. Don’t miss the world famous Gettysburg Cyclorama. The breathtaking canvas weighs in at three tons and measures longer than a football field. The lights and sound effects immerse guests in the ferocity of Pickett’s Charge on the final day of battle.

Gettysburg Military Park Museum

Refreshment Saloon at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center.

Join a well-trained, knowledgeable and resourceful Licensed Battlefield Guide on a tour of the battlefield. Learn more about the battle as you stop to see monuments and recognize those who served here.

In summer, visit the George Spangler Farm, the best surviving example of a farm that was used as a corps field hospital during the three days of fighting. Visit the nearby Eisenhower Farm—President Dwight Eisenhower and First Lady Mamie’s property in Gettysburg preserved as it was in the 1950s.

Gettysburg Foundation owns and operates the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center

Gettysburg Foundation owns and operates the
Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center.

Plan your after-hours events Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center offers a perfect blend of history, style and convenience–it is the ideal location for your reunion’s after-hours events. The center offers state-of-the-art conveniences paired with rusticrefined architecture, as well as special amenities and enhancements such as:

  • Dedicated event staff ready to help make your reunion a moment in history
  • Ample space for after-hours events
  • In-house catering services for buffets, sit-down dinners and cocktail receptions
  • Discounted ticket rates for groups of 16 or more
  • Free parking and motor coach access
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Reunite in Historic Gettysburg
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