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Victorian Photography Studio

76 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2810
+1 717-338-1515
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Loving the new ownership!

I am loving the fact that a younger generation owns this shop now. You still get the history... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kamos85
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A whole bunch of disappointed scouts!

Booked with them yesterday for an 11AM appointment today. Showed up and my scout troop was not on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Matthew H
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Whether you want to capture your family's precious vacation or get striking Civil War images , Victorian Photography Studio can make it happen with our extensive Civil War Wardrobe . You can count on us to deliver what we promise. -We offer 19th century Wet-Plate photography with a short hisory lesson on how the process was done. -We also offer the less expensive modern Digital photography.and Now you can rent Civil War clothing for any occasion.Come on in and see some 19th century cameras and props.
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“wet plate” (132 reviews)
“tin type” (42 reviews)
“photos taken” (25 reviews)
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76 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2810
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+1 717-338-1515
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am loving the fact that a younger generation owns this shop now. You still get the history lesson, but the experience feels more personable. Dave, the owner, gave us such a warm welcome when we first got there. Were taken upstairs right away for...More

Thank kamos85
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked with them yesterday for an 11AM appointment today. Showed up and my scout troop was not on the schedule. Some guy comes down and decides he needs to call the person who booked me. I can only assume he thought I was a liar!...More

Thank Matthew H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I made an appointment to get our photo taken and things went absolutely seamless and we had so much fun. I could of literally spent all day there playing ‘dress up’! I almost wish that we had done two different photos, but...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I came to Gettysburg for our 20th wedding anniversary. I made a reservation at Victorian Photography Studio before our trip due to all the great Trip Advisor reviews. The experience did not disappoint...we had a blast and were fascinated by the entire...More

Thank Danielle F
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

I loved taking my pic with my son but wish I could have taken a second one because I kind of hate the way I was looking in the one I got.

Thank tammycioppa
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

We had been here for the first time in 2011. We decided to do it again but instead of separate tin types, we wanted to get a joint one. There are many different wardrobe possibilities. I love the hats! I made a reservation online and...More

Thank meredithteach13
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

Appointment made online. Staff very pleasant and really enjoy their jobs. Will design a package to suit your needs. We had a blast dressing up and getting our pictures done. They were patient, helpful and professional.

Thank greeneyes1209
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

We are Civil War reenactors and wanted to get a wetplate done at the studio. They are so great to work with! They take their time and walk you through the whole process. It's so much fun and very interesting. We were so happy with...More

Thank Karen L
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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

My sisters and I went to Dave to get these photos done, it was so much fun. we would 100% recommend this is activity if you are traveling in Gettysburg

Thank Ariana A
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

We had the pleasure of visiting the Victorian Photography Studio whilst we were spending three days visiting Gettysburg. The experience was wonderful. We were each invited to select an outfit with my husband choosing a Southern General and I was a southern belle dressed in...More

Thank J J
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doublecharms
29 August 2017|
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Response from charmar7772017 | Reviewed this property |
I saw pictures of small children in the period clothes, so they must have them.
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RedRider77
27 April 2017|
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Response from vpsgettysburg |
Yep! We'll put all your images on a CD for you
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tutterbug30
12 February 2017|
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Response from vps1863 | Property representative |
Yes you can bring your own clothing
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