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Victorian Photography Studio

76 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717- 338-1515
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Ranked #2 of 44 Activities in Gettysburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Amusement
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Owner description: Whether you want to capture your family's precious vacation or get striking Civil War images , Victorian Photography Studio can make it happen with our extensive Civil War Wardrobe . You can count on us to deliver what we promise. -We offer 19th century Wet-Plate photography with a short hisory lesson on how the process was done. -We also offer the less expensive modern Digital photography.and Now you can rent Civil War clothing for any occasion. -Reserve your photo session today, Visit our website and click the booknow button
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities, Stairs / elevator, Activities for older children

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Wrightsville, Pennsylvania
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

great experience loved the owners felt like family definately would go and get pictures done again....she had me dressed in less than 5 mins lol

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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

My wife and I booked a session at the Victorian Photography Studio and are very pleased with the results. Not only are we pleased, but everyone to whom we have shown the photos taken are thrilled with the results. Thank you staff, you did very well on what we know was a very busy Rememberence Day.

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Akron, Pennsylvania, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I went to have my pics done when I was in Gettysburg 3 years ago and they came out great and the photographer was very knowledgeable and we had a great time..can't wait to go back this weekend with my hubby and have ours done!

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Brimming with excitement by surprising my significant other, I found this studio to be 100% quality. I was a litttle surprised at how quick it was but this was more an indicator of the efficiency of the operation. Of course, I did want to spend hours trying on all the dresses but I would have likely become overwhelmed and needed... More

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Portville, New York, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

It was an awesome session. Enjoyed every minute. Plan on going again to get a wet plate done!!! I can't say enough about the staff they were so welcoming and helpful and I love how the photographer dressed us because I had absolutely no idea what to wear or how to even put it on. She was awesome.

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Havre de Grace, Maryland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Professional, fun, and the owners were professional and fabulous. Made you feel totally comfortable.

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Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

My wife and I had a we plate photo taken and we were very impressed with the result. A lot of time and care was taken in preparing us for the photo and explaining the process for the production of the plate photo. Highly recommend it as a unique souvenir of a historical location

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

What a neat idea this was! My boyfriend wasn't excited when I first mentioned it but by the time our appointment came, he was stoked! He was an officer, and I got to wear a fancy ballgown! We had a great time with the owners. A MUST DO for our next visit!

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Lindenhurst, New York
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This was such a fun and interesting experience.Tish, one of the owners, was so sweet and really made our visit special. My boyfriend was a union officer and I got to dress up in a beautiful gown. I love looking at our picture (do the 5x7 wet plate - worth it!) and our family members couldn't get over how "1800's"... More

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Albany, New York, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I had my picture take and was I surprised how the picture came out. What a great treasure for my family. I was dressed in the style of the 1860's citizen.

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