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Twelve Ways to Get in the Holiday Spirit in Gettysburg

The holiday season is here, and if you are hoping to feel merry and bright, Gettysburg is the place to be. Gather your family and friends and plan a December getaway to Gettysburg to experience everything the holiday season has to offer. Here are 12 ways to get in the holiday spirit in Gettysburg!

Visit Lincoln Square and Downtown Gettysburg

Gettysburg’s historic town center – Lincoln Square – is a must-see during the holiday season. Stroll the streets and take in all of the charm as you admire the brightly lit Christmas tree and holiday decor throughout town. Tackle your Christmas shopping list ... Read This Story

Recent Stories about Gettysburg

My Gettysburg Address

On Nov. 19, 1863, Abraham Lincoln delivered 272 words that not only helped dedicate Gettysburg’s Soldiers’ National Cemetery, but gave a sense of hope and reunification to a town and ... Read

Can’t-Miss Fall Festivals and Events in Gettysburg

Cooler temperatures, changing leaves, apples galore – it’s fall in Gettysburg! Fall is a wonderful time to visit the Gettysburg area, and there’s a great line-up of festivals and events ... Read

Once In A Lifetime Experiences In Gettysburg

Maybe you’ve been to Gettysburg a dozen times, and you’re looking for new experiences. Or maybe you’ve never been here, and you’re ready to make it one of your new ... Read

Gettysburg’s Historic Home Tours

If walls could talk, there are many homes in Gettysburg that would have captivating stories to tell. Thankfully, those stories from the past are being kept alive through the many ... Read