April 16, 2013
Mamie and 1950s Fashions at Eisenhower Site
Mamie Eisenhower said she and Ike had lived in 37 different homes during their married life. Learn the story of this general’s wife and first lady on Saturday, May 11 when the National Park Service at Eisenhower National Historic Site features the dramatic program, Mamie Remembers Gettysburg. The site will also host a 1950s Fashion Show, provide a close-up look at the Eisenhowers’ cars and host an already sold out formal tea.
April 09, 2013
Celebrate Junior Ranger Day at the Eisenhower Site and Gettysburg Battlefield
Young visitors to the Eisenhower Site can practice radio procedure, invent code names for family members, or interrogate suspicious looking staff members to earn a Jr. Secret Service Agent badge and certificate. While Junior Secret Service Agents can qualify any day, on Saturday, April 20, 2013, the Eisenhower National Historic Site will celebrate National Junior Ranger Day and award an additional National Junior Ranger Day patch.
December 12, 2012
Eisenhower Farms Sign Donated to Site
Gloria Hartley, wife of President Eisenhower's head herdsman Robert Hartley, donates Eisenhower Farms sign to Eisenhower NHS.
November 27, 2012
The Eisenhower Home Decorated for the Holidays
The National Park Service at the Eisenhower National Historic Site is inviting the public to celebrate this holiday season at the home and farm of Dwight and Mamie Eisenhower. The Eisenhower home will be decorated for Christmas, December 1 through 31, 2012.
August 22, 2012
World War II Weekend at Eisenhower NHS, September 15 and 16
On September 15 and 16, the National Park Service will sponsor a World War II living history weekend at the Eisenhower National Historic Site.
May 17, 2012
Greens Mower Donated to Eisenhower Site.
Bill Aldrich, of Gettysburg, donated a greens mower to Eisenhower National Historic Site to help care for Ike’s putting green.
May 08, 2012
Eisenhower and the Men of D-Day Commemoration and Tours
On June 2 and 3, the National Park Service at the Eisenhower National Historic Site will commemorate the anniversary of the D-Day invasion.
April 10, 2012
Eisenhower NHS to Celebrate National Junior Ranger Day on April 28
Children can help us celebrate National Junior Ranger Day by participating in the Junior Secret Service Agent Program. Earn a Junior Agent badge and certificate and Junior Ranger Day patch.
April 09, 2012
Volunteer Senior Rangers Needed to Spruce Up Ike's Farm
On Thursday, May 3th, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. volunteers are needed for the annual cleaning and preservation of Eisenhower's farm equipment and cars.
November 23, 2011
An Eisenhower Christmas
The National Park Service invites you to celebrate the holidays with Gettysburg's First Family at the Eisenhower National Historic Site, December 1 through 31, 2011.