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Victorian Photography Studio

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Amazing work!

My husband and I love getting tintype made when we visit Gettysburg. We always come by to see Dave... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Shelby B
via mobile
Worth the stop

Did this stop without an appointment. Would think that making an appointment duruing peak times... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Cambridge, Canada
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“tin type”(42 reviews)
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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...more
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76 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2810
+1 717-338-1515
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

My wife and I were excited about obtaining these photos after seeing people having them done several years ago. The clothing is of the highest quality and authentic. The lighting is optimized to the maximum and the operation is quite efficient. Obviously, with the low...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Scott B
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I love getting tintype made when we visit Gettysburg. We always come by to see Dave and Liz. They'll even take a picture of your pet if you can get them to sit still long enough. (They can still take the picture...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shelby B
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Did this stop without an appointment. Would think that making an appointment duruing peak times would be very wise as the process of kitting up does take a bit of time, and then the processing adds some more time. I was there first thing on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

This is a "must do" on any trip to Gettysburg! Whether you do a period "wet plate" or digital photo, you will not be disappointed.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Richard K
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

absolutely fantastic service. i had such an amazing time with my family. Dave was so funny and made the time fantastic, and his associate was wonderful. the photos came out great and watching the wet plate was so incredible . They have awesome costumes and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shelby M
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We wanted something special for our 50th and from the reviews on Victorian Photography we decided a vintage photo would be fun. What a nice experience. Both Dave and Liz were great. Dave patiently explained what an ambrotype was and showed us all of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bob C
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

From start to finish, we had a blast! Couldn't ask for nicer staff. Loads of costumes to choose from and the young woman helping us choose was funny (and patient!). The expertise of our photographer was evident from the examples of his work around the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Terri L
Reviewed 6 August 2018 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

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kamos85
Reviewed 26 July 2018 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

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 23 July 2018 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

Date of experience: July 2018
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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.
27 April 2017|
Response from vpsgettysburg |
Yep! We'll put all your images on a CD for you
12 February 2017|
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Response from vps1863 | Property representative |
Yes you can bring your own clothing