Adams County Community Appreciation Day on Veterans Day at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA

To welcome Adams County residents back to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, Gettysburg Foundation and Gettysburg National Military Park invite Adams County residents to a Community Appreciation Day on Monday, Nov. 11, 2019. Adams County residents enjoy free admission to the Film, Cyclorama & Museum Experience at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum &

Free

Civil War Dance Foundation Presents “Christmas in the 1860s”

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA

Visitors to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center have an opportunity to learn period dances. The Victorian Dance Ensemble, the performing troupe of the Civil War Dance Foundation, will present “Christmas in the 1860s” Friday, Nov. 29, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.   The Ensemble performs dances of the 1860s.

Free

Seeing Differently: A Photo Exhibition of Five Veterans at Gettysburg

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA

Visitors to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center have an opportunity to view the “Seeing Differently” exhibition from Thursday, Nov. 7 through Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019.   Presented by the Josephine Herrick Project, "Seeing Differently" draws from the images of five veterans who visited Gettysburg for a photography workshop in September, 2019. In Gettysburg, the veterans worked

Free

Colors of the Blue: Flags of the Union Army

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA

Visitors to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center have the opportunity to see and learn about “Colors of the Blue: Flags of the Union Army” on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Group Lobby. Throughout the day, Dr. Lawrence Keener-Farley, retired Director of Education at the National

Free

An Evening with the Painting – Event Cancelled

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA

Event Cancelled - Join the Gettysburg Foundation’s Sue Boardman, Licensed Battlefield Guide, author and historian, on the platform Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 4:45 p.m. for an exclusive "after-hours" program of the Gettysburg Cyclorama at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center. Explore the history of the genre of cycloramas and the history of the Gettysburg Cyclorama

$10 – $25

Women’s History Month Special Presentation: The Agitators

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA

Join us for a Women’s History Month special presentation featuring author Dorothy Wickenden and her book The Agitators. Co-sponsored by Gettysburg National Military Park and the Gettysburg Foundation, the event is free and open to the public with advance tickets required. Wickenden will discuss how three radical friends–Harriet Tubman, Frances Seward and Martha Coffin Wright–fought to

Free

An Evening with the Painting

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA

Join the Gettysburg Foundation at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center for an “after-hours” program on the Gettysburg Cyclorama. Area residents and visitors are invited to experience An Evening with the Painting for an exclusive, close-up look at the historic painting, a presentation combining history, art and preservation. Licensed Battlefield Guide, author and historian

$6 – $30

An Evening with the Painting

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA

Join us on the Cyclorama platform for an exclusive after-hours, close-up look at the iconic Gettysburg Cyclorama painting. The Gettysburg Foundation's Chris Brenneman presents this exclusive after-hours program on the historic, restored Battle of Gettysburg Cyclorama painting. Painted in the 1880s by French artist Paul Philippoteaux and a team of artists, the Battle of Gettysburg

$15 – $35