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Gettysburg Museum of History

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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The Gettsburg Museum: A Peek Into Our Past

As soon as you walk into the Museum, you will feel an overwhelming sense of history and awe as most... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Savannah, Georgia
History and Haunts

On August 25th I was with a group of people who had Stewart as the guide. He was really... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Baltimore, Maryland
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The Museum that was featured on History's "American Picker's" The Gettysburg Museum Of History has over 4,000 artifacts on display. The Museum is FREE TO THE PUBLIC! The Museum covers all areas of American History. Military and Political History are...more
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219 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2315
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As soon as you walk into the Museum, you will feel an overwhelming sense of history and awe as most places in Gettysburg have a tendency to invoke that emotion. There were an impressive,breathtaking collection of memorabilia from the Civil War - World War II...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On August 25th I was with a group of people who had Stewart as the guide. He was really knowledgeable about the history of Gettysburg, we stopped at 4 interested points and mostly found out that I have had some long distance relationship that fought...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

I’d love to give this a real review and I’m sure that the museum itself is probably great! But I was in town for four days and every single time I tried to go it was either closed, or other large groups of people were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

excellent museum there. they do have tour about 0ver 20 miles . good soruviner store and movie threater

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robert S
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to Gettysburg numerous times, but never to this museum before; which a friend highly recommended. The museum is the result of collector Erik Dorr. As a fellow collector; I can fully appreciate the full scope of Erik’s efforts and hard work to amass...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

I was a bit disappointed with this museum. The corridors were all narrow and cluttered. Nazi Paraphernalia and Memorabilia occupy far too much of the available display space inside the museum. Hitler's silverware, swastika's and other offensive material from the "Third Reich" are on display....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Great museum and artifacts, great history, most about the civil but also a little of everything. Love it there.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2018

I went to the Gettysburg Museum of History back in 2009 and enjoyed my visit. This is do-able in a short amount of time to fill in your trip if you need, and of course, to remember history which is vital.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alicia M
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

This museum is full of history. Not just from Gettysburg, but several times in history. Interesting finds and some of the artifacts are for sale.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Leighann1116
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The museum contains everything you can imagine from civil war firearms to The uniforms of Dick Winters of Band of Brothers fame to that of Audi Murphy. More is better here and the Curator Erik is knowledgeable beyond belief. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: September 2018
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12 February 2019|
Response from Robert S | Reviewed this property |
yes they do have handicap accesses. the movie theatre cost fifteen dollars per person and i think admission was under ten dollars per person . if you want tour extra cost. you can check the website to find the address .
12 January 2017|
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Response from heatherb1049 | Reviewed this property |
It's free but donations are welcomed
29 June 2016|
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Good Grief, I see it. very obvious now.