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Rupp House

451 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
+1 717-339-2157
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A gem of a museum

This free museum offers excellent information about the what happened in the town of Gettysburg... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
via mobile
Free and fast museum

The curators we're helpful and happy to stay open a few minutes later when we came in at closing... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
via mobile
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451 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
+1 717-339-2157
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This free museum offers excellent information about the what happened in the town of Gettysburg before and after the battle. We had planned on going to the Shriver House to hear about what happened in town but felt we had been given enough information at...More

1  Thank wolfcreek850
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

The curators we're helpful and happy to stay open a few minutes later when we came in at closing time. It had a lot of interesting details and even relics from the battlefield. This is a good quick tour for teenagers and young kids alike...More

Thank new2t6rvl
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This place is a free and relatively quick stop, if you want it to be. It depends on how quickly you want to go through (so many relics), and they are sustained by donations. The staff is extremely knowledgable and friendly (we got there minutes...More

Thank Joedub77
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Loved going in this place, there is so much information in one place!! It was very interesting getting to learn all the history!

Thank Katie J
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We stayed next door to the Rupp House and saw they had a free mini museum. We received information about the fact that Baltimore Street was more or less the dividing lines between the two sides of the Battle of Gettysburg. In the house you...More

Thank mitravelingteacher
Reviewed 29 May 2017

In the midst of a weekend dragging kids through the historic house-museums and relic collections of Gettysburg, this was such a breath of fresh air. When we walked in (for Free), we were greeted by a woman in period costume who said, "Welcome. Come in...More

1  Thank Shana14
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Great place to visit. Staff was very informative. Gave a great view of what the citizens went through during the war. Free and worth a donation.

Thank jmdgv2000
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is an interactive museum which is free, but I believe it is only open on weekends. We had a lovely chat with one of the staff, and we enjoyed our visit. It was right across the road from our B&B.

Thank Jennifer E
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Who can say no to free admission? ... And you get so much for it! This was a very nice take on a particular family's war experience and was very interesting. The care and attention to detail made the experience exciting as we ventured through...More

1  Thank Dale P
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We finally arrived today for our long awaited trip to Gettysburg. Our first stop was the Rupp House. The historic house is chock full of history, artifacts, and interactive media. Our host, Mike, was very knowledgeable about the history of the house and it's owners....More

Thank Johnny E
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