• Photo of the Eisenhower Farm. Courtesy of Stan Cohen.

    Eisenhower

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

Operating Hours & Seasons

2014 - 2015 SHUTTLE BUS DEPARTURE SCHEDULE

Visits to Eisenhower NHS can be made only by shuttle buses that depart from the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center. Shuttle buses depart for Eisenhower NHS at the following times:

SUMMER 2014
June 7 - August 17
Every half hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

August 18 - August 29 Every hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.


FALL 2014
August 30 - October 19
Weekdays: Every hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.
Weekends, Labor Day and Columbus Day: Every half hour
(Sept. 20 - 21: World War II Weekend: buses every half hour and quarter after the hour. And on site parking, weather permitting)

October 20 - November 30
Weekdays: 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 2:00 pm, 3:30 pm.
Weekends and the Friday after Thanksgiving: Every hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

December 1 - December 31 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 2:00 pm, 3:30 pm.
House is decorated for Christmas, December 1 - 31. Dec. 13: Christmas Holiday Reception, buses every hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.


WINTER 2015
January 1 - January 4
10:00 am, 11:30 am, 2 pm, 3:30 pm.

January 5 - February 13
10:00 am, 2:00 pm.

February 14 - March 20
10:00 am, 11:30 am, 2 pm, 3:30 pm.

March 21 - March 22
Every hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

March 23 - March 27 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 2:00 pm, 3:30 pm.


SPRING 2015
March 28 - April 10 Every hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

April 11 - June 5
Weekdays: Every hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.
Weekends and Memorial Day: Every half hour


SUMMER 2015
June 6 - August 16
Every half hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

August 17 - September 4 Every hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.


FALL 2015
September 5 - October 25 Weekdays: Every hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.
Weekends, Labor Day and Columbus Day: Every half hour
(Sept. 19 - 20: World War II Weekend: buses every half hour and quarter after the hour. And on site parking, weather permitting)

October 26 - November 29 Weekdays: 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 2:00 pm, 3:30 pm.
Weekends and the Friday after Thanksgiving: Every hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

November 30 - January 3
10:00 am, 11:30 am, 2:00 pm, 3:30 pm.
House is decorated for Christmas, December 1 - 31. Dec. 12: Christmas Holiday Reception, buses every hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.































Did You Know?

General Eisenhower

General Dwight D. Eisenhower objected to the use of the atomic bomb against Japan contending that its employment was completely unnecessary. He argued that Japan was already virtually defeated and the US should “avoid shocking world opinion.”