2 days in Wilmington & Gettysburg Itinerary

2 days in Wilmington & Gettysburg Itinerary

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Wilmington
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Gettysburg
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Wilmington

Wilmington ©
On the 9th (Fri), get engrossed in the history at Hagley Museum and Library, then admire the local landmark of Longwood Gardens, and then get engrossed in the history at Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Wilmington trip planner.

Philadelphia to Wilmington is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. August in Wilmington sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Wilmington

Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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Hagley Museum and Library ©
Hagley Museum and Library
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library

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Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
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 10th (Sat), witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, get your game on at Victorian Photography Studio, then take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park, then stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery, and finally get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Gettysburg vacation planner.

Drive from Wilmington to Gettysburg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Tours
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Ghost & Vampire Tours

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