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Gettysburg Day Trip from Washington DC

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  • Gettysburg guided tour from Washington DC
  • Learn facts from a guide that will impress any Civil War buff
  • Take in the beautiful countryside of Maryland and Pennsylvania
  • Includes entry to Gettysburg National Military Park and Shriver House Museum
  • Round-trip transportation from Union Station for easy convenience
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Overview
Visit the Civil War’s most famous battle site on this Gettysburg tour that includes round-trip transportation from Washington DC’s Union Station. Relax and enjoy the scenic countryside as someone else handles the navigation. You’ll see everything the area has to offer, as the tour includes admission tickets to both Gettysburg National Military Park and the Shriver House Museum. Hear entertaining historical commentary from your guide about each spot.
What to Expect
For this Gettysburg tour, head to Washington DC’s Union Station to board a comfortable coach bus. Settle into your seat for a scenic ride through Maryland and Pennsylvania to the Civil War battlefield.
While you travel, listen to your guide’s engaging commentary about the background of the famous Battle of Gettysburg. Once you arrive at the site, stop first at Shriver House to view a experience a living museum.
Take a break for lunch independently (at your own expense) before continuing your tour at the battlefield itself. At the Gettysburg National Military Park, spend time exploring on your own. Take in the film about the battle, and peruse the various exhibits before a tour of the Battlefield.
After a full day of history, get dropped back off at Union Station.
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We had a great day trip to Gettysburg last week. Bus is comfortable and the driver was excellent. Tour couldn’t be better for a day trip. You visit a Shriver house in the town and get the prospective on how the Gettysburg citizens dealt with...More

5  Thank Stgstg_123
Reviewed 30 September 2018

It started out on a good note. Our driver, Herbert was informative as we left DC, He gave us info on buildings we passed. When we arrived in Gettysburg. we toured the Shriver House Museum. Our tour guide was very informative and interesting. She made...More

Date of experience: September 2018
10  Thank Corie Y
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We left from Union Station which is easily accessible from the Metro line. Our driver was professional and courteous. When we arrived at Gettysburg a tour of a local historical house was included. We stopped for lunch and then traveled to the battlefield where our...More

Date of experience: April 2018
4  Thank Beth A
Reviewed 13 June 2018

An excellent excursion on 31 May. Coach driver, Shriver House, Visitors Centre and battlefield tour were excellent. Would recommend this tour to everyone.

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank atho3617
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Really good trip Bus driver on route to Gettysburg from union station very knowledgeable and informative about DC Also gave good insight before we reached visitor centre Thought we were going to have too much time in visitor centre but that wasn’t the case Museum...More

5  Thank michaelmW5823ZM
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Noel B
20 September 2018|
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Response from Beth A | Reviewed this property |
Our tour left at 8am and we were back by 6pm.
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kathy-hammond
28 August 2018|
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Yes, our driver took us to a small local mall with a food court. Several choices available, not fine dining but the food was good. I had the loaded baked potato and my husband had a bar b que sandwich.
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kaytecru
10 June 2018|
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I was looking for this myself and found the following information from GrayLine: To get to the bus level, you will go to the center rear of Union Station and go up an escalator, then out the doors leading to the parking... More
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