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Gettysburg National Cemetery

97 Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2804
+1 717-334-1124
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Gettysburg Day Trip from Washington DC
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97 Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2804

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to reflect, particularly after a battlefield tour. Wreaths placed on all headstones for Christmas. Consult book _The Complete Gettysburg Experience_ for a tour based in the cemetery itself. Closes promptly at posted times.

Thank regiontravelreturns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the last stop on our driving tour and an excellent place to conclude a visit to the Battlefield. It is a somber and emotional place and represents only those lives lost from the Union side of the battle. Knowing even more were lost...More

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The grounds are magnificently maintained and it is a very serene and sobering place. We had the pleasure of speaking with one of the park rangers who was a wealth of knowledge. It was like having a private tour!

Thank Carenjames C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Solemn visit. Make sure to allot time to visit this. You can walk this on your own, parking lot is within walking distance. You can check with the National Visitors Center/Museum - as there are ranger led tours of the area as well - check...More

Thank thelmantimestwo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a peaceful, remarkable place. It was incredibly sad to walk through the seemingly endless numbered grave markers. Just below the soil lay men who have given not only their lives, but their identities, fighting for what they believed in. It was important to me...More

Thank srmorgan516
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rows and rows of fallen soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines. Also the sight of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address.

Thank Craig G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was beautiful, tree lined streets, quiet, solitude, beautiful monuments and a very tranquil place to be.

Thank lrmccoy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To be at the spot that President Lincoln Gave the Gettysburg Address, leaves one speechless. To see and read the tombstones...just brings to light the horrors of this war.This is a must see.

Thank robertmZ6713BW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well preserved and maintained. Be ready to walk. Can be seen on the tour bus and I would recommend the tour.

Thank VVickers
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The ranger pointed out to us where the Gettysburg Address was given. He had great stories and was most informative. A little walking but not a problem. I read scores of Civil War books and I learned a bunch. It is an outdoor tour, so...More

Thank akdave
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Response from toscwolfstar | Reviewed this property |
Gettysburg Museum was really good and should be seen first as we did. It's $14 for adults which gets you the movie, cyclorama and museum collection. The park is free and there are so many monuments to stop and see. Plan on a... More
24 March 2016|
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Response from picklebear2015 | Reviewed this property |
Since l do not have a pet that travels with us I am not sure. Like most places l have seen some on leashes. My husband just informed me that the cemetery does not allow pets