Parking Lot Closure at Museum & Visitor Center
Parking Lot 2 at the NPS Visitor Center will be closed for major repairs from Aug. 18 through Sept. 14. Gettysburg Tour buses, ACTA, and shuttle to Eisenhower NHS will run from a station on the east side of the building. More »
Richard Bartol, Jr. Educator's Conference 2014
The Richard Bartol, Jr. Educators’ Conference in Gettysburg is for educators who teach the Civil War era to middle school students in Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia, New York, New Jersey and Washington D.C., and face challenges in connecting students to the Civil War or lack the necessary tools and approaches to effectively engage their students in Civil War exploration. Co-soponsored by Gettysburg National Military Park, the Gettysburg Foundation, and Gettysburg College, through generous donations from several companies, the conference will be held July 30 through August 2 at Gettysburg and is open to 50 educators.
Click on the links below for further information and to register. (Deadline for registration is April 14, 2014!)
BARTOL CONFERENCE 2014 INFORMATION PACKET (pdf, 3.41 MB)
BARTOL CONFERENCE 2014 AGENDA (pdf. 3.43 KB)
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Did You Know?
The first shot of the Battle of Gettysburg was fired by an Illinois cavalry officer who used a carbine borrowed from his sergeant. He missed his target.