For Teachers


Parks as Classrooms

Check out the “Best Field Trip Ever!” planning kit and curriculum materials to prepare your students for their scheduled ranger field programs.

Homeschool Days

We'll offer these programs again in 2020.

Professional Development

Summer “Days With Documents” workshops in July, 2019.

Distance Learning

Reservation request forms for Virtual Field Trips, plus information about our new Facebook Live series for elementary, middle, and high school classrooms.

Educational Outreach

“Nation at War” traveling trunks shipped to your school with soldier, commander, women, doctor and President Lincoln independent-learning stations, plus the Traveling Map program. These programs are competely booked for this year. Email us to be added to next year's mailing list.

Reading Adventures

Choose from one of four book and activity options and schedule a time for a park educator to come into your classroom to lead the students through a true reading adventure!

The Great Task Youth Leadership Programs

The “Great Task” weekends are two-day intensive leadership experiences that go beyond curriculum-based field trips and ask your students or youth group to apply leadership lessons from the battle of Gettysburg to their own lives, schools, and community.

Last updated: March 19, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1195 Baltimore Pike
Gettysburg, PA 17325


(717) 334-1124

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