Seminary Ridge Museum and Education Center, Gettysburg

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Start your Gettysburg journey at the heart of the first day's battle.

Conveniently located on Seminary Ridge along Gettysburg National Military Park's auto tour route, the museum features exhibits on the first day of the battle, the care of the wounded in an actual Civil War hospital and the meaning of freedom in our world today.

See the view! Take the Exclusive-Access Cupola Tour (includes museum admission), and climb to the top of the building, through the attic, as your guide points out key information.

Outdoor walking trail and summer programs are available. Ample free parking. Special group rates and programs.

Call 717-339-1300 or visit www.seminaryridgemuseum.org.
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  • Museum was well laid out, had interesting displays. I especially liked the maps and timelines of the Battle. 
    Museum was well laid out, had interesting displays. I especially liked the maps and timelines of the Battle.  more »
  • Our guide was knowledgeable and friendly. Would recommend a bit more warning about the top step of the cupola for those who have difficulty with steep steps. The view was beautiful and the hospital....  more
    Our guide was knowledgeable and friendly. Would recommend a bit more warning about the top step of the cupola for those who have difficulty with steep steps. The view was beautiful and the hospital....  more »
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  • Awesome! The museum is so well laid out and informative. An extra bonus is going up in the cupola just as Buford and Reynolds did on July 1st!! Nate was our guide for that and was fantastic!! Do not miss this place!!
  • Very good. The medical floor was an eye opener, be prepared for that one it was graphic but pertinent. Well done.

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