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Gettysburg Heritage Center

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11 reviews
297 Steinwehr Avenue,
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 334-6245

Formerly the American Civil War Museum, this recently renovated museum is an educational and entertaining experience for the entire family. Bordering the Gettysburg Battlefield, the Museum utilizes artifacts, historical documents, interactive displays and 3-D productions to help visitors learn more about the events taking place in the day during the course of the three-day battle and its aftermath. Explore the town, learn what the Battle of Gettysburg meant to its residents, and see how they reacted to the conflict.

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  • Months Open: Year-round
  • Notes: March to December: Daily 9am to 5pm; check for extended summer hours Closed January 1-16 January 17 through February: weekends 9am to 4pm Open MLK Day and Presidents' Day from 9am to 4pm
  • Parking: Parking Lot
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