2 days in Gettysburg Itinerary

2 days in Gettysburg Itinerary

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Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
On the 3rd (Wed), immerse yourself in nature at Codorus State Park, then see the interesting displays at Steam into History, then appreciate the history behind National Fallen Firefighters Memorial, and finally make a trip to Monument to Brigadier General Gouverneur Kemble Warren. On your second day here, get a taste of the local shopping with Mister Ed's Elephant Museum, take in the history at East Cavalry Battlefield, explore the striking landscape of The Eternal Light Peace Memorial, then get engrossed in the history at Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station, then make a trip to Evergreen Cemetery, and finally admire the architecture and history at Abraham Lincoln Statue.

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July in Gettysburg sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Steam into History, Mister Ed's Elephant Museum, Codorus State Park, National Fallen Firefighters Memorial
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Codorus State Park ©
Codorus State Park
Evergreen Cemetery ©
Evergreen Cemetery
Mister Ed's Elephant Museum ©
Mister Ed's Elephant Museum

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