Education Field Trip Programs

Park Ranger conducting education program.


Eisenhower National Historic Site offers a variety of education field trip programs for grades 4 to 12. All fees are waived for classes attending any of the programs.

Questions? Please e-mail us or call (717) 338-4411.

The Molding of a Leader
A character education program focusing on Eisenhower's leadership ability as Supreme Commander and President. Grades 4 - 5. more...

Agricultural Science and Environmental Education:
Field Studies at the Eisenhower Farm

Programs on Soil, Water, Wildlife, and Forestry offering students the opportunity to learn about the environment through real science in the field. Grades 5 to 12. more...

Ike and the Men of D-Day
Students examine Eisenhower's leadership style and how the American infantry soldiers serving under him were prepared and equipped for the biggest military undertaking of WWII. Grades 4 to 12. more...

Five Star American:The Leadership of Dwight D. Eisenhower
Students learn how Eisenhower's leadership skills developed during his early years and then see those skills in action as they take part in a presidential press conference. Grades 6 to 10. more...

Eisenhower and Civil Rights
Students investigate President Eisenhower's role in advancing civil rights for African Americans and learn about the early civil rights movement. Grades 7 to 12. more...

Thaw in the Cold War:
Eisenhower and Khrushchev at Gettysburg

For classes working on the A Teaching with Historic Places Lesson Plan - Thaw in the Cold War, we can enhance your visit to the site with a curriculum based tour. more...

Last updated: January 18, 2018

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Mailing Address:

1195 Baltimore Pike
Gettysburg, PA 17325


(717) 338-9114

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