Operating Hours & Seasons

Park Grounds and Roads

April 1 - October 31: The park is open daily from 6 am - 10 pm
November 1 - March 31: The park is open daily from 6 am - 7pm

Comfort Stations located throughout the park are open for visitors during regular park hours. These stations are closed for the winter from mid-November (after Remembrance Day events) through March. Portable toilets are also available throughout the battlefield.

Museum and Visitor Center

The Museum and Visitor Center is open throughout the year (except for the following exceptions: Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day - Early Closure on Christmas Eve - 1 pm).

January 7 - January 31
Beginning Thursday, January 7, 2021, the Museum and Visitor Center will start new winter hours for the month of January. Winter hours from January 7 through January 31, will provide visitors access to the Museum & Visitor Center four days a week – Thursdays through Sundays (closed Mondays/Tuesdays/Wednesdays) from 9 am to 4 pm.

February 1 to March 31: TBD based on current pandemic conditions.


Backpacks are not permitted in the Museum and Visitor Center. Exceptions are backpacks that are considered to be medical and/or first-aid packs, camera bags, or baby essential bags.

Gettysburg National Cemetery

The Gettysburg National Cemetery is open daily from 7 am to sunset. The cemetery is closed to vehicular traffic. Parking for the cemetery is located between Taneytown Road and Steinwehr Avenue (Bus. Rt. 15).

David Wills House

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the David Wills House is CLOSED.

Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, The Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station is CLOSED.

Last updated: January 6, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1195 Baltimore Pike
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Phone:

(717) 334-1124

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