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Living History & Historic Barn Preservation

June 24 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Join the Gettysburg Foundation Friday – Sunday, June 24-26, 2022, for living history and barn preservation presentations at the George Spangler Farm & Field Hospital.

Interact with living historians of the 17th Corps Field Hospital exhibiting and demonstrating Union Civil War medicine, including pill making, nursing, nutrition, medicines, medical instruments, a pocket, and a capital amputation kit. Sick call demonstrations reflect the types of illnesses seen daily during the war.

Admission and timed shuttle tickets for the George Spangler Farm & Field Hospital are included with your purchase of a Film, Cyclorama & Museum Experience ticket at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center. Visitors also have the option to purchase single timed shuttle tickets for admission to the historic site.