Park Summer Hours Begin April 1
Contact: Katie Lawhon, (717) 334-1124, ext. 3121
Beginning April 1, 2013, Gettysburg National Military Park will change to its summer visiting hours. The grounds of the battlefield will stay open to the public from 6 a.m. until 10 p.m. daily. The Museum and Visitor Center's operating hours will be from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. daily. These summer visiting hours will continue through October 31. For more information about visiting Gettysburg National Military Park, including plans and events for the 150thbattle anniversary, go to www.nps.gov/gett.
Did You Know?
Asked to provide "a few appropriate remarks", President Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address is recognized today as one of the greatest speeches of his presidency.