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Book Directly With Civil War Ghosts and save $5/person.<br>Guests of Civil War Ghosts tour will explore the paranormal and historical accounts of each of our carefully selected tour stops. Our guides will safely tour you around the darkened streets, unfolding tales of mystery, terror, and tragedy. You will have plenty of opportunities to see with your own eyes the otherworldly power of this historic city.
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Beautiful Civil War home. Loved hearing the history of the home and during the Civil War era. The attic really was interesting on the soldiers shooting from there. The tour guide was so in character for the time period. Beautiful garden behind the house. Also check the
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Response from Nancie-Director, Owner at Shriver House Museum
Responded Mar 17, 2020
Thank you, Arlene, for taking the time to review the Shriver House. We appreciate your visit and glad you enjoyed the house and the story.
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The Christmas tour is a unique event. It is a great experience learning about life and customs of civilians during Christmas at the time of the Civil War. The guides are personable and very knowledgeable.
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A very nice lady dressed as a civil war housewife gave us a very nice tour. Interesting facts about the house, the family and the surronding area of town.
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Response from Nancie-Director, Owner at Shriver House Museum
Responded Mar 5, 2020
Thank you for taking our tour. Hope to see you again.
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On our first day in Gettysburg my husband and I came to the Shriver House Museum. He had read up on in and we both agreed we really wanted to visit. We were not a all disappointed. How lucky were we that Nancie G, who put her love into making this home a museum was our tour
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Response from Nancie-Director, Owner at Shriver House Museum
Responded Mar 5, 2020
I can't thank you enough, Lisa, for the wonderful review. Yes, this is my passion and I know how fortunate my husband and I were to discover the Shrivers' extraordinary story to share with visitors.
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Historic house and great narration of how the war impacted and basically destroyed a family. The young couples business plans never materialized and the family suffered death and disease. The snipers nest in the attic is the most interesting part of the house.
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Response from Nancie-Director, Owner at Shriver House Museum
Responded Mar 5, 2020
I agree, the Shrivers' story is a sad one. However, this is one story from one family. Just imagine how many stories there are and how many have been lost in history. The sharpshooters' nest is pretty cool!
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