Travel through the picturesque countryside to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, a town steeped in history. Spend a day devoted to a tour of the town and its historic battlefield. See the Farnsworth House and the new Visitor's Center. The Gettysburg Diorama, one of the largest miniature military dioramas in the United States, gives a narrated history of the battle, accompanied by sound and light effects. The commentary of your tour guides will help you understand, more clearly than ever before, the story of the largest battle ever fought on U.S. soil.
You will also get to see Cemetery Ridge, where Abraham Lincoln delivered his famous Gettysburg Address. Visit the restored home of George Washington Shriver. See where Confederate sharpshooters were killed and where Civil War bullets and medical equipment were discovered 133 years later.
Lunch at General Pickets is NOT included.
Visit historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Listen to a fully-narrated history of the battle of Gettysburg
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