• Gettysburg National Military Park


    National Military Park Pennsylvania

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  • 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 »

Plan A Field Trip

School group at Little Round Top
A school group at Little Round Top.
National Park Service

If you are planning a trip to Gettysburg National Military Park, begin by reviewing The Best Field Trip Ever! Planning Kit (pdf- 4.56mb). This package includes all of your options, from the film, cyclorama painting and museum exhibits at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center, to the David Wills House, to ranger-guided field programs, battlefield tours with Licensed Battlefield Guides, and more!

Once you've reviewed your planning kit and decided on the best options for your group, download the pdf reservation form for fall 2014 or spring 2015 programs and submit the completed form to the address noted on the form. It's as easy as that!


Did You Know?

Confederate and Union veterans with President Wilson at Gettysburg.

In July 1913, over 50,000 Union and Confederate veterans camped at Gettysburg National Military Park to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the battle.