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Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides

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The Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides (ALBG) is a business association representing the interests of our member guides. Our guides are tested and licensed by the National Park Service and are the ONLY individuals legally permitted to...more
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1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7034
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Our 4 young children (1,3,5 & 8) had a Very Memorable fun Time in Gettysburg and we are so Thankful we booked the Private tour!! Our tour guide customize our tour especially to my husband and I and the young ones! From monuments to guns,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to Gettysburg the day after Thanksgiving and took a chance on acquiring a tour guide for the tour. He was wonderful. (Unfortunately I don't remember his name) We drove in our car and learned so much about the history and interesting facts of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank vaca32
Reviewed 5 days ago

A good friend who shares our interest in history recommended using the Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides. Though I have previously toured Gettysburg and have read many accounts of the battle, our guide, Steve Slaughter, provided an exceptional narrative and "chronological" tour of the battle...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Bill P
Reviewed 5 days ago

These guides are super knowledgeable, and are well worth the modest fee to get a personalized, professional experience. The certification process they have is amazingly arduous and demanding.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kwiltnmah
Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommend Gettysburg Battlefield Guide Jim Miller if you plan to use a professional guide. I called Jim in advance of my vacation and set up a very specific Battlefield tour. I wanted to retrace the actions of two different Michigan regiments; The 24th...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Mark J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We left a message with the service. Our guide called us back the next day. We talked about what would interest us. The guide, John Krepps, followed up with an email which laid everything out plainly. It all went smoothly. We asked for a 3...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner wanted to visit Gettysburg for his birthday. He is retired Royal Army and was interested in the battlefield from a military perspective. I thought a guided tour would be perfect - and it exceeded our expectations. We requested our guide, Phil Cole, based...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jewelb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We could not have asked for a more knowledgeable, thoughtful and comprehensive tour guide than Mike Strong (717-818-3066). He presented the events that took place over the three days of battle in chronological sequence and was able to answer our random questions and magically weave...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Odysseuskdt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful trip through the history of our nation, I recommend this to any American who wishes to connect with their soul.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Steve H
Reviewed November 8, 2018

We found this tour amazing.The guide asked us what our preference was, and he went to those locations. Much better than the bus tours and guide was very knowledgeable about all aspects of Gettysburg.He met us at the hotel, drove our car, and back !

Date of experience: December 2017
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FredH1875, Manager at Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2018

Shame you felt it was only worth one “star” then ???

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ajgeerm
August 6, 2018|
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Response from FredH1875 | Property representative |
All answers are located on our organizational web site. Specifc tour booking questions can be answered by reviewing those pages
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Response from jgieryn | Reviewed this property |
Call the Association, leave a message and someone will call you back. George called us and asked what we wanted from the tour. We said that we are from Wisconsin and have a 11 and 14 year old with us. He did an awesome job... More
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Response from zoltan t | Reviewed this property |
Call the Gettysburg visitor center and you can arrange the tour. There are bike tours available, horseback tours available. Check with the center and they will let you know what is available
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