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Victorian Carriage Company

#7 of 10 Outdoor Activities in Gettysburg Features Animals
297 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325
+1 866-907-0633
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Battlefield Carriage Tour

Eric was the best tour guide, very knowledgeable and personable. He made the battlefield come to... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
marywL7194AA
Carriage Ride

Great tour and very kid friendly. Tour guides were very nice and informative. The horses were... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
wingo4880
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Monongahela, Pennsylvania
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See the Battlefield at the speed of history. Sit back, relax and drink in the beauty of the Gettysburg Battlefield as you enjoy a horse drawn carriage ride over this now peaceful area. The tour covers some of the most well known areas of the battlefield - the Peach Orchard, the Wheatfield, Devil's Den and the Round Tops. Don't just see the Battlefield, Experience the Battlefield. 1-2 hour tours available. 24 hour booking available at fareharbor, search confederatetrails
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  • Very good9%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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297 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Eric was the best tour guide, very knowledgeable and personable. He made the battlefield come to life with his in depth descriptions and stories of the surrounding areas. I would definitely recommend this tour. Thank you, Eric!More

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drstephens799, Manager at Victorian Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you, Eric does an excellent job for our guests. When your in town you can pick up his latest books from the Gettysburg Heritage Center. Or on Amazon. Currently all of our Licensed Battlefield Guides that do the carriage tours have published books. Yes,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tour and very kid friendly. Tour guides were very nice and informative. The horses were beautiful and the actual battlefield tour was awesome. We will be re-booking another tour on our upcoming return trip.More

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drstephens799, Manager at Victorian Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you. When your thinking about coming back may I suggest that you look for one of our topic tours. In this tour you get in depth information about that particular topic and quite often we stop the carriage and the guests walk onto the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I took the 2-hour carriage tour of the battlefield yesterday. A licensed Gettysburg historian accompanied us in the carriage and kept us informed about the battles in the various places we visited. He made the scenes like "the peach orchard" and "the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome time. Very informative on all aspects of the battlefield, commanders and events of this important and special place. Wish the tour went through Devils Den and Little Round Top area though.. We drove through them later but missed Erics commentary on the events there,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great experience and were fortunate that the weather wasn't overly hot. Great option to experience and learn about Gettysburg.More

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drstephens799, Manager at Victorian Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am glad it was not overly hot. We work hard to keep our horses and staff protected from the heat as well as our guests. We have a h.e.a.t. policy that actually takes into account the core temp. of each animal. This policy is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The guide was very informative and the carriage ride was comfortable . A wonderful way to tour the battlefields. Will definitely book again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The guide was very knowledgeable. He was friendly and took time to answer questions. Enjoyed the ride.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Expert historian guide (they are licensed) telling about the days of the battle as we see it. Learned more in the two hours than all before. Seeing and hearing just made it all more real.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful 2 hours at a slow easy pace allowing us to really take in all we saw. The tour guide was a great source of battle knowledge; giving us details about the 3 days of fighting ; the people who fought and died there. I...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this 2 hr carriage tour, our guide Larry was awesome, knowledgeable and great with the grandkids as well answering questions. The carriage was very comfortable and modern with an air ride suspension. I would recommend this tour to get a great In depth view...More

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drstephens799, Manager at Victorian Carriage Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am very glad you enjoyed your time with us. If you did not know, Larry has most recently authored Top Ten at Gettysburg. It is available at the Gettysburg Heritage Center or look online. We hand select our guides and they are very good...More

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Barbara S
Hello... How much are the tours? Are there shorter tours than 2 hrs??
3 July 2016|
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Response from darah g | Property representative |
There are! We have a 1 hour Battlefield North tour. It's a beautiful overview of the field. Adults are $25. Children 4-12 are $17. 3 and under are free. Active military are $22.50.
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