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Address: 8 Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Phone Number: 866-486-5735
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Very interesting little place.

We stopped by because of the Tripadvisor reviews. Small place but well kept & very historical. After you see the Battlefield, be sure to stop in.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
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Shrev
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63 reviews 63 reviews
24 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

We stopped by because of the Tripadvisor reviews. Small place but well kept & very historical. After you see the Battlefield, be sure to stop in.

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Washington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Last time we came the David Wills house was undergoing a renovation. This time, we made a point to stop here. Well worth the 45 minutes to visit the rooms upstairs as it helped to tie together Lincoln's travel to Gettysburg for the commemoration and his speech at the cemetery.

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Federalsburg, Maryland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

My kids really loved the room Lincoln stayed in very short exibit. Lot of major history went on in this house it does have an elevator in it

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

New information revealed about Lincoln's stay in Gettysburg the day before his famous soldier's cemetery, dedicatory address.

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

This house is where A. Lincoln finished his Gettysburg Address and takes a very short few minutes. It's not really a museum per se but certainly a historic site and sits right in the middle of the town so it's almost inevitable that you'll drive right by it.

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Leonardtown, Maryland, USA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
19 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

The day we went their was two guides telling the stories. Myra was the wonderful lady that told such great stories of what happen in the house so long ago. Come see the bed that Lincoln stayed in and learn what happen on the day of the Gettysburg address.

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Ortonville, Michigan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The price per person was a bit high for the amount of information you receive or the time you spend. Though it was only $6.50 per person, when you have 4 adults it racks up pretty quick. The information in the museum seemed to repeat itself several times. The information is pretty interesting, but I would have liked to have... More 

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Takes just a few minutes to see where the Gettysburg Address was completed by Lincoln just the night before he delivered it. Take the time to see this place. It's right in the middle of the town square.

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Augusta, GA
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324 helpful votes 324 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This house museum was located across from our hotel and not far from the Gettysburg National Historic sight. This house is where Lincoln stayed the night before he gave the Gettysburg Address, and it is said that he finished writing the speech in this house. Wills was a lawyer, and he and his wife hosted Lincoln, as well as Eugene... More 

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Great model of the Gettysburg as it was in 1863. A great time to reflect as you stand in Lincoln's Guest Quarters ... what was going through his mind on that November night before he delivered the Gettysburg Address the next day??

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