Things to Do in the Gettysburg Area

Gettysburg is a town that is steeped in history, capturing the world’s attention as the high water mark of the Confederacy during the American Civil War and as the setting for President Abraham Lincoln’s beloved Gettysburg Address. Today, the echoes of history still ring true throughout the town and its surroundings. While carefully preserving its historic roots, Gettysburg offers a full spectrum of attractions and activities which draw visitors from around the world. Let the Baladerry Inn serve as your home base for a world-class travel discovery!

One of Gettysburg’s historic fields.
Civil War Battle Reenactment, Gettysburg
Lincoln Gettysburg Address Memorial, Gettysburg

Day Trips

Washington, DC

State Parks

Caledonia State Park
Codurus State Park


Totem Pole Playhouse
Majestic Theatre
American Music Theatre
Sight and Sound


Adams County Winery
Hauser Estate Winery
Reid’s Winery


The Links at Gettysburg
Carroll Valley Golf Course
Cedar Ridge Golf Course
Quail Valley Golf Course
The Bridges Golf Club


Dobbin House Tavern
The Inn at Herr Ridge
Cashtown Inn
Hickory Bridge Farm
The Pub
O’Rorke’s Eatery and Spirits
La Bella Italia
Montezuma Mexican Restaurant

Outlet Shopping

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
Tanger Outlets of Lancaster
Rockvale Outlets of Lancaster
PA Dutch Country Outlet Shopping Directory

Other Interests

Gettysburg Events
Gettysburg Scenic Railway
Miss Betty’s Ghosts in Gettysburg
Stars and Stripes Tours
Artillery Ridge Horseback Riding
Confederate Trails of Gettysburg Horseback Tours
Land of Little Horses
The Lion Potter
Liberty Mountain
Mulligan MacDuffer Adventure Golf
Gettysburg Churches

Visit the We Go Places website for additional ideas about things to do in Gettysburg.