• Gettysburg National Military Park


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  • Park Bookstore Closed on Tuesday, September 30

    The park bookstore will close at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 for inventory. It will reopen on its regular schedule on Wednesday, October 1.

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National Park Service


Park News is a service of the Public Affairs Office of Gettysburg National Military Park. Questions and/or comments should be addressed to the attention of:

Katie Lawhon
Gettysburg National Military Park
1195 Baltimore Pike, Suite 100
Gettysburg, PA 17325
phone (717) 334-1124, ext. 3121
fax (717) 334-1891

e-mail: Public Affairs Specialist

Did You Know?

General George G. Meade

Major General George Gordon Meade was appointed to command the Union "Army of the Potomac" just three days before the battle of Gettysburg. He was honored in 1896 with an equestrian statue at Gettysburg National Military Park.