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Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides

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Address: Gettysburg, PA
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Touring the Battlefield

We took a 4 hour + tour of the battlefield and could not have been more pleased. Our guide filled us with information and perspective about the 3 day battle. We walked the... read more

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Chesapeake, Virginia, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We took a 4 hour + tour of the battlefield and could not have been more pleased. Our guide filled us with information and perspective about the 3 day battle. We walked the grounds day by day of the battle-it was my wife and I and our guide-fantastic-every question answered-the only way to tour.

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Holmen, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

On February 18th, my wife and I had the pleasure of being escorted around GNMP by licensed battlefield guide, Susan Strumello. Passionate, knowledgeable, and engaging in all subjects associated with the park, she provided a nice combination of battle information and human interest stories during our three and a half hour tour. We were able to request her services about... More 

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Berwyn, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A great way to explore and learn about Gettysburg. We started our day at the Visitor's Center seeing the video, cyclorama, and part of the museum. After lunch we met our guide back at the Visitor's Center where he drove our car through the 2-hr tour. We were lucky to get a tour from Jim Clouse (29 years of giving... More 

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Provo, Utah
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44 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was fantastic. Our guide got in our car, drove us around and really brought everything to life. We truly got more out of our visit than we would have otherwise. Seriously next time I come back to Gettysburg, I'm hiring one of the guides for the whole day.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my first trip to Gettysburg, and I was so fortunate to team up with John Krohn as my Licensed Battlefield Guide. John's knowledge and experience were so valuable and he brought the battle to life for us. Knowing that we had lost a third great grandfather during the battle of Gettyburg, John was able to tailor our battlefield... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I took a 2 hour guided tour of the Gettysburg battlefield. It was well worth the money. The guide personalized the tour to our interests, and gave a good overview of 3 day battle. We could have happily listened for much longer.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our second time at Gettysburg Battlefield but our first tour. What a difference it made. I would like to thank Jack for an enjoyable and informative two hour tour. My family kept praising the tour even as we flew back to Florida. We will definitely return and spend more time as the weather was not prime.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

A friend suggested that we hire a guide. My first thought was "that is going to be expensive"...but it wasn't. It was worth every penny! They drive your car & you remain comfy while able to look at all there is to see. Stop at a few places & venture a little while learning the history. Our guide had so... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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57 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

So glad we choose to have a guide who helped us understand different perspectives of the civil war...such as land,--lowland or high land. Where do you want to be when you are attacked. We walked around, drove around and viewed different spots where battles were fought looking at the strategies involved. After our guide left we had a great discussion... More 

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Tulare, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017

For substantially less than we would have spent on tickets for all three of us on a crowded bus, We had a guide of our own in our own car! Following someone's recommendation on this site, I made a reservation (online saves you money) and requested a particular guide by name. I was contacted well before my trip and told... More 

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