Ranger Programs at Gettysburg

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Get a behind-the-scenes look into what it's like to be a Ranger at Gettysburg National Military Park. Ranger Zach Siggins describes what a typical day is like on "A Day in the Life of a Ranger."


2021 Ranger Programs

September 26 - October 30

Gettysburg History Hike: 3 Days in 90 Minutes (90 minutes)
Meet at Ranger Site 1 - behind the Museum & Visitor Center
Hike from the Visitor Center to Cemetery Ridge where fighting raged on July 2 & 3, 1863. Get an overview of the battle, visit the site of Pickett’s Charge, explore the Bloody Angle, and walk in the footsteps of the men who struggled there.
Friday/Saturday/Sunday at 10:30 am

All Was Confusion: The Battle for Culp’s Hill (60 minutes)
Meet at the Culp’s Hill Observation Tower
Walk the wooded slopes of Culp’s Hill on the right end of the Union line where the most sustained fighting of the battle took place.
Tuesday - Sunday at 2 pm

Lincoln and the Soldiers’ National Cemetery (45 minutes)
Meet inside the National Cemetery - Taneytown Rd. Gate - Auto Tour Stop 16
Visit the site of Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address and explore the Soldiers’ National Cemetery where over 3,500 soldiers killed in the battle were laid to rest.
Tuesday - Sunday at 4 pm


Virtual Tour

A park ranger points across a green field to two hills in the background.

Virtual Tour

We offer all our visitors the opportunity to experience the battlefield, no matter where you are, with our park-wide virtual tour!

Last updated: September 27, 2021

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