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Gettysburg Museum of History

219 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2315
+1 717-337-2035
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Very Nice Place

Enjoyed Museum really nice love all the different things with the Civil war and Liked the other... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Vickie L
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We stopped by during our recent trip to Gettysburg. This museum is very deceiving from outside... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Barney B
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219 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2315
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed Museum really nice love all the different things with the Civil war and Liked the other displays to. Staff is very nice

Thank Vickie L
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped by during our recent trip to Gettysburg. This museum is very deceiving from outside. They have very large collection of Civil War relics, plus Presidential and WW2. This museum was on American Pickers and is definitely a must visit. Free entry and a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum has an extensive collection of memorabilia from the Civil War, as you would expect. Items like Lincoln's wallet are amazing to behold. What is unexpected and fascinating are the items from World Wars l and ll (Eva Braun's negligee, anyone?) and various presidents...More

Thank Kari M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Would not have thought to stop in here, had it not been for an episode of Pawn Stars, where the owner/curator of this museum was on it. My son and I enjoyed looking at all the artifacts, especially the ones actually collected from the battlefield.

Thank Marc M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth the trip. Very nice exhibits, very friendly proprietor, interesting and diverse things to see.

Thank X5476VUandreas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stop in on March 30th. Many items to see and a chance to talk to the owner who is 6th generation is very knowledgeable and is personable Amazing items that were displayed.

Thank travel0757
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you think history is dull, you have not been to the Gettysburg Museum of History. There is something for everyone here. This has been my 3rd visit here and there is always something new and plenty that I have missed on other visits as...More

Thank civil-warrior
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's was filled with toms of historical stiff not just Gettysburg but a lot of neat sruff. Kids were impressed here

Thank DrWade64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's small but they have lots of really cool artifacts. My son loved it. It's free and totally worth a stop

Thank Anne2124
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The minute you step up to a glass case and see a piece of "the true cross" you know you've entered a special sort of museum. The Gettysburg Museum of History is chock full of marvelous sights - from JFK's boxer shorts to bloodstained quilts...More

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museum1863, Manager at Gettysburg Museum of History, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing Gettysburg’s best Museum, and mentioning a few of our authentic artifacts. Sometimes people who have never been to an authentic artifact Museum gets a bit confused by the treasure trove of history that we present free of charge for educational purposes....More

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MaritaandBobB
what do they charge for admission
11 January 2017|
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Response from Steven L | Reviewed this property |
It is free and a great take out tour guide was super and we as well as she had a lot of fun on the tour....
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IAEMT-FF
What is the actual address?
28 June 2016|
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Response from IAEMT-FF |
Good Grief, I see it. very obvious now.
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Erica D
I see spring hours listed on the website, what are the hours in June? thanks!
25 March 2016|
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Response from gmoh | Property representative |
Hello In June we will be expanding our hours to Summer Hours which will be Tuesday thru Sunday 11am-5pm. You can always call the museum for current hours. We look forward to your visit!
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