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David Wills House

8 Lincoln Sq, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2205
+1 866-486-5735
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Although this house is an easy and quick visit, it's nicely done. Seeing the exact room and maybe... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
glomom81
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Princeton Junction
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This house is part of the Gettysburg Foundation so your NPS Annual pass does not work here which is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
safety_princess
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Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
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8 Lincoln Sq, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2205
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although this house is an easy and quick visit, it's nicely done. Seeing the exact room and maybe the exact spot where Lincoln revised his Gettysburg Address was an awesome experience. It's also located right on the circle in downtown Gettysburg where there are a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This house is part of the Gettysburg Foundation so your NPS Annual pass does not work here which is a shame because it isn't worth the $7 admission, in my opinion. It's a very small museum, takes less than an hour. There are 2 videos...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

I have to thank Steve for our tour of the house. This is the house that Lincoln stayed in the night before he gave his famous Gettysburg address, which he finished writing while staying in the upstairs bedroom. Because Steve was so gracious he did...More

Thank Laurabob52
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This small well kept museum provides lots of information about Lincoln’s visit to Gettysburg and his famous Gettysburg Address. Also you can visit the bedroom where Lincoln spent a night and finished the famous Gettysburg address. I am not sure about guided tours at David...More

Thank Ena314
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Great history lesson. The bedroom that President Lincoln slept in. Creation of our National Cemeteries.

Thank onego2001
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Well worth the time to learn of the history related to Lincoln's time in Gettysburg. Please support this historical site.

Thank LARSevenFields
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This small museum provided information about Lincoln’s visit to Gettysburg and his famous Gettysburg Address. Of particular interest were the furnishings in the bedroom where Lincoln stayed the eve of his speech and the office and story of David Mills. Several videos throughout were interesting...More

Thank SuzyQu15
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Loved this tour. So much history documented in this property. From Gettysburg address to I've Got A Dream video. A great andknowledgeable person dressed for the period of 1863. Will highly recommend all age groups for the David Wills house where President Lincoln slept and...More

Thank karenmW7460ME
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Stopping by Lincoln's last stop before his address steps one back a lot of years. He finished the address in his bed room. Enjoy the history.

Thank Jellybeandean
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This is the place where Pres. Lincoln finished working on his Gettysburg Address. You don't see much authentic in the place, but the bedroom where Lincoln slept and did his writing is set up with the bed he used and other furnishings that were in...More

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saramay
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Response from rachaelandRay | Reviewed this property |
If you really want to read, see, and listen to everything the museum has to offer, I would say 11/2 to 2 hours.
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