Alerts & Conditions


This illustration, created at Harpers Ferry center is an example of a sign for parks where face masks are optional.
Mask Mandate

Harpers Ferry Center

Covid-19 Updates

The CDC has created a new measure called the COVID-19 Community Level (community level), which uses three data sets: new COVID-19 cases, new COVID-19 hospital admissions, and percent of beds occupied by COVID-19 patients. The community level gives a more robust picture of the impact of COVID-19 than looking at new COVID-19 cases alone, as we did previously.

The requirement for mask wearing in federal facilities depends on the community level.

LOW or MEDIUM: Mask wearing is not required for staff, visitors, or others, regardless of vaccination status.

HIGH: Mask wearing is required for all people indoors, regardless of vaccination status and consistent with CDC and Safer Federal Workforce Task Force guidance on mask wearing.

Passport Stamps
Passport stamps for both Gettysburg NMP and Eisenhower NHS are located at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center Information Desk.

Gettysburg National Military Park

Battlefield Information

Battlefield Hours
The battlefield and roads are open thirty minutes before sunrise to thirty minutes after sunset.
Visitors can plan their visit and obtain a listing of sunrise and sunset times by day in Gettysburg, PA at:

Gettysburg National Cemetery Hours
The Gettysburg National Cemetery is open thirty minutes before sunrise to thirty minutes after sunset.
Visitors can plan their visit and obtain a listing of sunrise and sunset times by day in Gettysburg, PA at:

Comfort Stations

Comfort Stations located throughout the park are open for visitors during regular park hours.

  • West End Guide Station (near Auto Tour Stop #1).
  • South End Guide Station (near Auto Tour Stop #7).
  • Pennsylvania Memorial (near Auto Tour Stop #12).
  • Spanglers Spring (near Auto Tour Stop #13).
  • Gettysburg National Cemetery (near Baltimore Street entrance).

Portable Toilets
Portable toilets are available seasonally throughout the park.

  • McMillan Woods (near Auto Tour Stop #4)
  • Amphitheater (near Auto Tour Stop #6)

Museum and Visitor Center

As the National Park Service monitors and responds to the COVID-19 pandemic, we work closely with the NPS Office of Public Health to use the latest science to guide our decision making. Consistent with CDC recommendations, people who are not fully vaccinated (less than 2 weeks past your final dose) must continue to wear masks indoors and in crowded outdoor spaces. All people, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear a mask on all forms of public transportation and in healthcare settings on DOI lands.

March 1, 2022 - October 31, 2022
Open Daily from 8 am to 5 pm

Tickets for the Gettysburg Museum of the Civil War, Film: A New Birth of Freedom, Cyclorama Painting, and Licensed Battlefield Guides can be purchased via the Gettysburg Foundation website or by calling 877-874-2478.

Pandemic Related Closures and Suspensions
Due to the ongoing pandemic, all of the following are suspended, closed indefinitely, or cancelled. Click on links for more details.

Eisenhower National Historic Site

Adams County and Historic Gettysburg

Are you wondering what is open and what is closed? How about pandemic related restrictions at your favorite restaurants, shops, and other attractions? The following links will provide detailed information for all your questions about the surrounding Adams County and Historic Gettysburg area.

Destination Gettysburg: Safe Travel Page
This page provides the most up-do-date listings, by category, about Adams County businesses that are open and operating under current pandemic protocols.

Gettysburg Pro
This site provides an online business directory for all of Historic Downtown Gettysburg. Brought to you by Main Street Gettysburg Inc.


Press Releases

Check out our press releases for current park happenings and updates.

Press Releases

Last updated: April 12, 2022

Park footer

Contact Info

Mailing Address:

1195 Baltimore Pike
Gettysburg , PA 17325

Contact Us

Stay Connected