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“Ein Muss für Geschichtsfans der amerikanischen Geschichte!”

Gettysburg Museum & Visitor Center
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$8.95*
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Gettysburg Heritage Center and Museum Admission
Ranked #6 of 112 things to do in Gettysburg
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: "A New Birth of Freedom," narrated by Morgan Freeman, orients you to the battle; then see the sights and hear the sounds of the battle in the historic Cyclorama Painting Experience. Finally, tour the museum, packed with original artifacts and interactive exhibits. Tickets and shuttle bus to Eisenhower National Historic Site and seasonal programs at Spangler Farm Civil War Field Hospital from Visitor Center. Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence, USA Today Top 10 Places to Visit, AAA Gem. Purchase tickets prior to your arrival online and reserve a Battlefield Guide (licensed through the National Park Service) through the Gettysburg Foundation, non-profit partner to the National Park Service at Gettysburg. Admission fee for Cyclorama, Film and Museum. Entry to Visitor Center, Museum Bookstore and Refreshment Saloon is free.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Food available for purchase
Reviewed November 15, 2017
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"great place to start"
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"narrated by morgan freeman"
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"first stop"
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"cyclorama painting"
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"degree painting"
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"book store"
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"gettysburg museum"
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"short film"
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"bus tour"
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"on display"
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"pickett's charge"
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Reviewed September 27, 2017
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