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Gettysburg Tourism and Sightseeing
Historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, is a small town with a big passion. As the site of a tragic Civil War battle in 1863 and the place where Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address, Gettysburg welcomes millions of visitors every year who pay honor, reflect and learn about its rich history. Gettysburg is truly one of America's most iconic places. 2013 will mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg and Lincoln's Gettysburg Address. ''Home to the Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg's history stretches well beyond 1863. Visitors will enjoy a wonderful mix of antique and boutique shopping, farm markets and wineries as well as outdoor recreation and award-winning golf. Gettysburg is located within close proximity of many major metropolitan areas in the Mid-Atlantic region, making it a great driving destination.  Skip to Best Time to Visit. Visitor Information. View Map.


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Gettysburg National Cemetery
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National Park in Gettysburg, PA USA
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National Park.

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens things to do on a rainy day in Gettysburg, PA
Culture in Chambersburg, PA USA

Discover the Magic of the Christmas Spirit...


Bluebrick Gallery
Bluebrick Gallery things to do on a rainy day in Gettysburg, PA
Art Gallery in Gettysburg, PA USA

Local art by local artists.

Destination ARTS! Waynesboro PA
Destination ARTS! Waynesboro PA things to do on a rainy day in Gettysburg, PA
Recreation in Waynesboro, PA USA

Art Galleries, Pottery Studio, Free Performances Weekly.

Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours
Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours
Tour in Gettysburg, PA USA

2 hour tour of the Gettysburg Battlefield.

Gettysburg Expedition Guide
Gettysburg Expedition Guide
Tour in Gettysburg, PA USA

The Complete Gettysburg Experience!.

Gettysburg Heritage Center
Gettysburg Heritage Center things to do on a rainy day in Gettysburg, PA
Museum in Gettysburg, PA USA

Experience what life was like for the Gettysburg civilians.

Hall of Presidents & First Ladies
Hall of Presidents & First Ladies things to do on a rainy day in Gettysburg, PA
Museum in Gettysburg, PA USA

Complete collection of Presidents & First Ladies.

Jennie Wade House Museum
Jennie Wade House Museum things to do on a rainy day in Gettysburg, PA
Historic Site in Gettysburg, PA USA
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Jennie Wade only civilian killed during 3 day battle.

Keystone Fireworks
Keystone Fireworks
Excursion in Gettysburg, PA USA
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10,000 Square Foot Superstore.


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Best Time to Visit Gettysburg


The best time to visit Gettysburg is in the summer and fall. Summer temperatures range from upper 70's to highs in the upper 80's. Nights are cool with lows in the upper 60's. Fall offers beautiful colors and temperatures that are cooler with averages in the upper 50's and highs in the low 60's. Fall nights are colder with lows in the lower 40's.

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Monthly Temperatures in Gettysburg


Month Low Avg High
January 19.3 29.1 38.9
February 20.8 31.5 42.2
March 30.0 40.8 51.6
April 38.6 50.5 62.3
May 48.8 60.6 72.3
June 57.1 69.0 80.8
July 62.5 74.3 86.0
August 60.5 72.6 84.7
September 53.2 65.4 77.5
October 41.0 54.2 67.3
November 31.8 43.5 55.2
December 24.5 34.7 44.8

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Destination Gettysburg


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Official Visitor Guide



Destinations in and around Gettysburg to Visit



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(38.2 miles )
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