Attractions in Gettysburg
The Gettysburg Battlefield
is the main attraction. There are many tours for families, including great walking tours. For tired or little feet, there are classic car, trolley, or even Segway tours, which are loads of fun. After you soak up some history and work up an appetite at the battlefield, try out a local eatery. There are plenty of great places to spend some of the money you saved on your vacation rental in Gettysburg, PA. Downtown Gettysburg is an easy walk, and it has hundreds of specialty shops, Civil War memorabilia vendors, and the works of local artists. If you’re bargain-hunting, be sure to stop at the Gettysburg Outlets near Route 15 to save on designer brands.
They don’t call Gettysburg one of the most haunted places for nothing! After dark, your family can get scared silly on one of the many ghost tours or sit in during a scary storytelling session. You could even become a paranormal investigator: Join the Lifting Spirits Paranormal Society
for a spooky night out. You’ll hear local legends and eerie tales surrounding the bloodiest battle of the Civil War. You might even meet a ghost or two!
Depending on the time of year, you might also be able to take part in a fun local event or festival. In June, you can enjoy days of musical performances and art shows during Gettysburg Fest. July brings the annual Battle of Gettysburg re-enactment. And if you’re planning a vacation in September, sample the sounds and flavors of the Gettysburg Wine & Music Festival.
No matter what your family is looking for, Gettysburg has it all. Choosing rentals in Gettysburg, PA, can make your next family trip comfortable, memorable, and affordable. Browse our featured Gettysburg rentals to start planning your next family adventure today!