Operating Hours & Seasons


Visits to Eisenhower NHS from March through December can be made only by shuttle buses that depart from the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center. Shuttle buses depart for Eisenhower NHS at the following times:

WINTER 2016-17

During the winter season there are days that the site is closed or has a delayed opening due to inclement weather. Call 717-334-1124 for the latest information on park closings.

DECEMBER 5 - 23 10:00 am, 2:00 pm.
House is decorated for Christmas, December 1 - 31.
Dec. 10: Christmas Holiday Reception:
Buses every hour, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.
The site is closed Christmas and New Year's Day.

DECEMBER 24 10 am, 11:30 am
DECEMBER 26 - 31 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 2 pm, 3:30 pm.

JANUARY 2 - MARCH 2 * Throughout January and February, the shuttle bus will not be in operation, except for the Saturday and Sunday of Martin Luther King Day and Presidents' Day weekends: January 14 - 15 and February 18-19. Visitors may drive their personal vehicles to the site with the exception of those two weekends. House tours will be offered Friday through Monday only at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm. The grounds will be open every day from 9 am to 5 pm for self-guided tours. On January 14 -15 and February 18 -19, vistation to the site will be by shuttle bus only at 10 am and 2 pm. The standard shuttle bus fee for those dates will be charged.

Entrance to the site is along Millerstown Road (200 Millerstown Road). Parking is available near the Eisenhower barn. If you come for one of the scheduled house tours when the shuttle is not in operation, please try to arrive 10 minutes prior to the tour. A ranger will meet you at your parked vehicle.

* The Eisenhower home will closed for several weeks in February for carpet installation. The precise dates have not yet been determined. The grounds will remain open.


MARCH 3 - 31 Shuttle bus resumes operation. Daily 10 am and 2 pm

APRIL 1- OCTOBER 29 Every hour, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.
(Sept. 16 - 17 World War II Weekend: buses every half hour and quarter after the hour. On site parking also available, weather permitting)

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1195 Baltimore Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325


(717) 338-9114

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