Accommodations near Gettysburg College

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Gettysburg College Sits Among One of the Most Iconic Historical Sites in the United States

With accommodations near Gettysburg College, you'll be able to explore this fascinating city in Pennsylvania, full of culture and history. The Heritage Center and National Military Park Museum bring to life the events of this famous location. There are also plenty of entertainment venues to take advantage of on a visit here, too.

Useful information for your visit to Gettysburg College

Learn how to reach the college from out of state or even internationally, and what you can expect to see in this fascinating town. Its role in the Civil War is well known, so there's no better place to learn about this important era in American history. The city also has great options for evening entertainment, including theaters and traditional pubs.

  • 1. Arriving at Gettysburg College

    There are a number of regional airports serving the city, the main one being Gettysburg. The nearest international airport is Harrisburg, which is a 50-minute drive from Gettysburg travelling on the I-81 and I-83.

  • 2. Civil War history

    This monumental event in US history comes to life in Gettysburg. Visit the Gettysburg Heritage Center and you'll find a range of exhibits that recreate the famous battle. The Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center features its own Civil War Museum with videos and a curved painting of the battlefield that's 377 feet wide.

  • 3. Dining and entertainment

    There are a number of independent cafés around town, especially Chambersburg Street, also perfect for shopping. The Gateway Theater and Gettysburg Majestic Theater offer live performances and cinema screenings day and night.

  • 4. Nature

    If you have your own transport, be sure to drive around the surrounding countryside, which is a sobering experience across the land where such a bloody battle took place. However, the Blue Ridge Mountains loom scenically over the peach and apple orchards dotting the landscape.

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