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.

Museum and Visitor Center

The Museum and Visitor Center is open daily throughout the year (except for the following exceptions: Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day - Early Closure on Christmas Eve - 2 pm).

April 1 - October 31: 8 am - 6 pm
November 1 - March 31: 9 am - 5 pm

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.

Soldiers' National Cemetery


The Soldiers' National Cemetery is open at dawn and closes at sunset daily. 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


The David Wills House is open throughout the year with a reduced daily schedule during the fall, winter, and spring months. The Wills House is closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day and closes early (2 pm) on Christmas Eve.

January: Closed

February: President’s Day Weekend and last weekend of February: 10 am – 4 pm

March and April: 10 am – 4 pm (Closed Tuesdays)

May - August: 10 am – 5 pm

September and October: 10 am – 4 pm (Closed Tuesdays)

November: Saturdays and Sundays and Veterans Day – 10 am – 4 pm, and Nov. 17: 6 - 8 pm

December: Saturdays and Sundays – 10 am – 4 pm

Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station


November through February: CLOSED with the following exceptions: open 10 am - 4 pm on November 18 & 19 plus every Saturday from November 18 - December 16
March through May: 10 am - 5 pm, open Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Memorial Day through Labor Day: 10 am - 5 pm, daily
September through October: 10 am - 5 pm, open Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Last updated: September 7, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1195 Baltimore Pike
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Phone:

(717) 334-1124

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