7 days in Gettysburg Itinerary

7 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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gettysburg: Antietam National Battlefield (in Sharpsburg), Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (in Harpers Ferry) and Berkeley Springs State Park (in Berkeley Springs). Next up on the itinerary: explore and take pictures at Gettysburg National Military Park, contemplate the long history of Little Round Top, take an in-depth tour of Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, and see the interesting displays at Gettysburg Museum of History.

To see photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Gettysburg trip maker app .

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airports are Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in September, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Great Allegheny Passage, Antietam National Battlefield, Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience, Berkeley Springs State Park, Rocking S Ranch
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