Viewers stand on a platform in the middle of the painting and watch the battle play out around them.
Surrounded by shops, restaurants, monuments, museums and family attractions, our hotel is just moments from the historic center of downtown Gettysburg.
Gettysburg was just one stop on our five-day journey through South Central Pennsylvania, and the stop my husband, Danny (who minored in History) and I most looked forward to.
On November 18, 1863, the night before the dedication of the Soldier’s National Cemetery, the Gettysburg Hotel was so full that people were sleeping in the lobbies and the barroom as every hotel in town was filled to capacity.
Fortunately, they had room for us that night, as it was where we had planned to lay our heads.
All were delicious and the unique atmosphere made for a fun and educational evening that even Reagan enjoyed.
Farnsworth House Inn is known as one of the most haunted locations in America with a history pre-dating the Civil War.
You could spend days doing walking tours of the park as well.
Getting a personal tour guide in your car is also the most economical way to go if there are at least two of you.
Our guide drove us by the newly opened Seminary Ridge Museum and recommended we visit afterward.