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“great tour”(79 reviews)
“guide tim”(15 reviews)
“his passion”(28 reviews)
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Gettysburg's most comfortable, personable and ONLY visually interactive battlefield & education tour. Join the Nerds on a comfy, fun, personable and knowledgeable tour of the most historic ground in all of America, Gettysburg. Also watch in High...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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340 Baltimore St, Parking in Rear, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2815
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+1 717-334-2221
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We read great reviews about History Nerds and booked a reservation online the Thursday before we left for Gettysburg. We paid $85. The following Tuesday, the day of our tour, we went to the address and called. There was a message that the van was...More

1  Thank Delight63
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with great expectations that the tour of Gettysburg would be a highpoint in our vacation. Instead, we were met there with a message that the tour was not going to take place for mechanical reasons. The truth, as it turned out, was that...More

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2  Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I took this tour on September 20, 2018. There were a total of 7 of us on the tour. They need to provide a better description of where you are to meet the tour and the van. While it was "behind" Mr....More

Thank Forester67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I took this tour based upon other Tripadvisor reviews and we were glad we did. We were impressed with the overall in depth knowledge of our tour guides, the comfort of the van, and the pace of our tour. For our tour...More

Thank RayV555
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the tour with Bill (sorry, we forgot the drivers name). Awesome job!! Highly recommend History Nerds. We were the only two on the tour and it went for a full three hours. Recommend that if you are there for a few days take...More

1  Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sue was a fantastic, knowledgeable guide. We cannot recommend this tour enough. We did it in light rain and somehow that added to the experience. It really is an educational tour and you will leave with real insight on the battlefield and decision making.

Thank Corinne G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The good stuff first. The actual tour is above and beyond any average historical tour. Without actors dressing up in period clothes and reading a script the staff still manage to make the people, places and events of these terrible three days come alive. The...More

Thank MikeN2684
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I originally leaned toward booking a tour on the cool double decker bus that you see driving around Gettysburg...but something pointed me toward the History Nerds! Wow...I am so glad to have gone with my gut feeling! The tour was amazing! Steve was a filled...More

Thank PIEBOYANDFRIENDS11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It would be great to have a reference map to visualize the battle fields as we proceeded through the tour. The guide were knowledgeable.

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Thank Laurie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was in a small bus and felt like a personal tour just for us. Very informative. A few hands on relics. They made history relatable. Steve and Dave were our excellent guides.

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