As we welcome the warmth, the beauty, and the promise of hope and renewal that blossoms with spring, Gettysburg, PA welcomes all visitors for a unique, safe getaway.
Gettysburg, PA, just 90 minutes from Metro D.C., stands uniquely positioned as one of our nation’s premiere historic travel destinations. Nestled in idyllic Adams County, it offers breathtakingly scenic landscapes, wide-ranging outdoor activities, adventurous dining and – perhaps most famously – an unparalleled, firsthand look at our country’s dramatic and inspiring past.
Witness its hallowed battlefield, then take a stroll through the historically preserved downtown area. Gain insight into our nation’s gripping backstory at interactive museums. Find the perfect gift at boutique shops filled with antiques, handmade treasures and Civil War artifacts. If the spirit is willing, go for an evening ghost tour of famous haunts.
Locals and return visitors alike know a secret about Adams County -- Hidden amidst Gettysburg’s sacred history is a thriving craft beverage and foodie scene with bountiful agritourism experiences. In spring, its many eateries and tasting rooms will be open with outdoor, socially distanced seating and seasonal farm-to-table menus to tantalize your inner foodie. Enjoy contemporary meals prepared by award-winning chefs, sample a bounty of locally sourced and crafted beverages, and experience period-accurate food prepared in a landmark setting.
Craft beers, wines, ciders, mead, and spirits produced in Adams County can be found along the popular Adams County Pour Tour beverage trails – or take a tour of the region’s farms and orchards with the Adams County Crop Hop, new this season! Whatever your tastes, Gettysburg has you covered.
Cozy bed & breakfasts, rustic cabins, luxurious inns, your go-to hotel with every amenity, or that special guest house for the entire family – you’ll find accommodations of every type in Gettysburg.
As we all define what the “new normal” looks like, Gettysburg is committed to the safety of their guests and community. Don’t forget to check their ongoing online safety updates and, for now, remember to bring your masks.