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Official Local Tourism AttractionsTrostle Farm - Gettysburg, PA

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The Abraham Trostle Farm is a 135-acre farm located on United States Avenue. The original house and barn remain standing. The barn still bears a scar of the battle - a hole near the roofline through which a cannonball passed on July 2nd.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: 8/6/2016

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War and Military MuseumsGettysburg National Military Park Museum - Gettysburg, PA

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This is an entire museum dedicated solely to the Gettysburg War and the military efforts behind Gettysburg Civil War campaign. This museum is located at the welcome/visitor center.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/13/2010

last visited: 7/7/2018

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History MuseumsGettysburg Battlefield Museum - Gettysburg, PA

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Technically, there are two museums, one is this waymark and the other is the entire town of Gettysburg. This museum is located at the welcome/visitor center.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/12/2010

last visited: 7/23/2017

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Official Local Tourism AttractionsGettysburg National Military Park & Eisenhower National Historic Site - Gettysburg, PA

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Gettysburg should be on every American's bucket list. In a matter of several hours, one can learn more about American Civil War history than you could in an entire semester in a classroom. As a tourist attraction, it's the best around.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/13/2010

last visited: 7/23/2017

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Official Local Tourism AttractionsDevil's Den - Gettysburg, PA

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Devil's Den is the most sought after piece of real estate for kids, ghost hunters, Civil War buffs and re-enactors. From the air it looks like the bones of a foot. From the ground, it is a gigantic, jumbled mass of boulders.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/22/2013

last visited: 7/23/2017

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Historic ReenactmentsReenactment of Battle of Gettysburg, PA

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The National Park Service "Gettysburg National Military Park" holds regular Civil War Reenactments.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/21/2013

last visited: 9/3/2016

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Official Local Tourism AttractionsGettysburg National Cemetery - Gettysburg, PA

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This is where Abe Lincoln made his famous speech.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 2/3/2016

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Official Local Tourism AttractionsEvergreen Cemetery - Gettysburg, PA

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The Evergreen Cemetery is the oldest cemetery in Gettysburg, predating the Nat'l Cemetery by almost a full decade. The cemetery saw action & suffered significant damage during the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863. Several monuments can be found here.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/9/2013

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItBeyond the Gatehouse: Gettysburg's Evergreen Cemetery - Gettysburg, PA

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In 117 pages Brian Kennell (2000) offers a history of this historic cemetery, discusses some famous burials and puts the site in context, explaining its link to the Battle of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/25/2011

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItGettysburg: Sentinels of Stone

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Welcome to Gettysburg, home of endless memorials, monuments and markers. It can get confusing keeping track of all the regiments, various states and the individual men who fought in the war. Fortunately, there is a book about it.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 12/13/2010

last visited: 5/10/2015

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There's a Book About ItA Complete Hand-Book of the Monuments and Indications and Guide to the Positions on the Gettysburg Battlefield

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This is a must have for anyone visiting the Gettysburg, especially with an eye on the monuments, memorials and markers which dot and litter the landscape. This book has amazing cultural importance and is a significant historical document.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/22/2011

last visited: 5/10/2015

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Official Local Tourism AttractionsHall of Presidents - Gettysburg, PA

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Featuring The area's only complete wax collection of American Presidents and their first ladies as well as a beautiful gift shop. The Hall of Presidents is located across the street from the Gettysburg Tour Center and next to Nat'l Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/27/2011

last visited: never

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Wax MuseumsHall of Presidents - Gettysburg, PA

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Featuring The area's only complete wax collection of American Presidents and their first ladies as well as a beautiful gift shop. The Hall of Presidents is located across the street from the Gettysburg Tour Center and next to Nat'l Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/15/2011

last visited: never

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History MuseumsHall of Presidents - Gettysburg, PA

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Featuring The area's only complete wax collection of American Presidents and their first ladies as well as a beautiful gift shop. The Hall of Presidents is located across the street from the Gettysburg Tour Center and next to Nat'l Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/15/2011

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItOne Soldier's Legacy: The National Homestead at Gettysburg - Gettysburg, PA

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This book tells about the inspiration for and the creation of the National Homestead for orphaned children.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/23/2011

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItDedication of the Statue to Brevet Major-General William Wells - Gettysburg, PA

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An entire book has been written about this location and this specific statue as well as the dedication ceremony which surrounded it back on May 30, 1914. This statue commemorates a true hero of the Potomac Army, Major General William Wells, Jr.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/14/2012

last visited: 2/25/2018

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History MuseumsSoldiers National Museum - Gettysburg, PA

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The museum is located in the former home of the Soldier’s National Orphanage and features artifacts from various wars but focuses primarily on the Civil War offering dioramas of ten major Civil War battles.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/22/2011

last visited: never

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History MuseumsDobbin House Underground Railroad Museum - Gettysburg, PA

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This is a terrific place to learn about American history, even the shameful parts. There's a small slave exhibit in this historic restaurant displaying the secret chamber where escaped slaves hid and at the top of the stairs are a few artifacts.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/18/2013

last visited: 7/23/2017

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There's a Book About ItThe Alexander Dobbin House in Gettysburg: A Short History - Gettysburg, PA

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The Dobbin House is a tavern, restaurant, museum, tourist attraction, Underground Railroad stop, haunted & 100% fun! The best way to put the Civil War into context is to visit this authentic Civil War site using this book as the perfect companion.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/18/2013

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Official Local Tourism AttractionsDobbin House Tavern - Gettysburg, PA

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The Dobbin House is a tavern, bar, restaurant, museum, tourist attraction, Underground Railroad stop, haunted and 100% fun! One of the best ways to put the Civil WAr into context is to visit this authentic Civil War site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/17/2013

last visited: 7/23/2017

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Official Local Tourism AttractionsJennie Wade House Museum - Gettysburg, PA

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Jennie Wade was the only civilian killed during the Battle of Gettysburg. She was killed in the house's kitchen on the 3rd day of the battle: July 3, 1863. Along with her sister & mother, Jennie helped the Union Army by baking bread and giving water.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/30/2011

last visited: 7/23/2017

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History MuseumsThe Jenny Wade House Museum - Gettysburg, PA

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This site is as it was in this house the only Civilian was killed during the Battle of Gettysburg. She was killed in the house's kitchen on the 3rd day of the battle: July 3, 1863. Along with her sister & mother, helped the Union by baking bread.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/27/2011

last visited: 8/3/2011

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History MuseumsSchriver House Museum- Gettysburg, PA

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The mission of the Shriver House Museum is to provide an often overlooked perspective of the Battle of Gettysburg, the civilian experience during and after one of the deadliest and most historic battles ever fought on American soil.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/31/2010

last visited: 3/29/2015

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Official Local Tourism AttractionsShriver House Museum - Gettysburg, PA

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The mission of the Shriver House Museum is to provide an often overlooked perspective of the Battle of Gettysburg, the civilian experience during and after one of the deadliest and most historic battles ever fought on American soil.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/17/2010

last visited: 3/29/2015

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There's a Book About ItAt Gettysburg - Battle of Gettysburg - Gettysburg, PA

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The book, 'At Gettysburg, Or What a Girl Saw and Heard of the Battle,' by Mrs. Tillie Pierce Alleman, is a first hand account of the horrors of the Battle of Gettysburg from the point of the view of a young citizen of the borough.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/6/2014

last visited: never

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