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).

April 1 - October 31: 9 am - 4 pm
Closed ~ Tuesday and Wednesday
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

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: June 16, 2020

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Mailing Address:

1195 Baltimore Pike
Gettysburg, PA 17325


(717) 334-1124

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