We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gettysburg Railroad Station Museum

35 Carlisle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-1802
+1 800-337-5015
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Lincoln walked here

This museum is small but helps visitors visualize Lincoln's visit to Gettysburg, as it was here... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2016
Dan S
,
Sykesville, Maryland
Following Lincoln's Path

Bonnie, who works for the National Park Service, recommended the Railroad Station as well as David... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2016
Linda G
,
Morley, Michigan
Read all 136 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
35 Carlisle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-1802
CONTACT
Website
+1 800-337-5015

Similar Things to Do in Gettysburg

Write a Review
Reviews (136)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

11 - 20 of 135 reviews

Reviewed 2 November 2016

This museum is small but helps visitors visualize Lincoln's visit to Gettysburg, as it was here that his train stopped, and he walked up the street to the David Wills house.

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Bonnie, who works for the National Park Service, recommended the Railroad Station as well as David Wills house. They were both worth the visit.

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Small, but very nice people in there. Nice place to take some outdoor pictures and get information about the area.

Thank wearetheones
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

The railroad station museum is a must stop for any history buff. It doesn't matter if it's Rail road history, Civil War history or a love of historic buildings this station is well worth stopping at. You're also at the center of town where the...More

2  Thank ga2rwayne
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Back in time when Lincoln was here at this Gettysburg station. Nice to know this history. You need about an hour at this Museum. Must visit

1  Thank Shaukat K
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We had time to kill before our hotel room was ready so we decided to head right down the block to this Museum. It is free but donations are greatly appreciated. Chalked full of history it was awesome to step back into time visiting this...More

2  Thank Akeldridge
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Stopped here so our 14 year old granddaughter could see where President Lincoln arrived. It's free and has a nice large model of the station as you enter. You can view the exhibits in 30 minutes or so and then pick up a little coupon...More

2  Thank 981Linda
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Budget about 15 or 20 minutes to see all you need to see here. The building and it's historic significance make it worth a quick stop.

2  Thank william B
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We stopped in here to see what it was all about and the volunteer inside was great! She really knew her history! She talked to us about what we'd done so far in Gettysburg and when we told her we'd been to the Visitor Center...More

Thank NancyJ422
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This is the station where Lincoln arrived when he came to make the Gettysburg Address. There are some exhibits and people there were friendly and informative. It is close to the Will's House so if you go there, you should stop in to see the...More

Thank nancynj
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Food 101
607 reviews
.26 km away
Blue & Gray Bar & Grill
1,210 reviews
.16 km away
The Pub & Restaurant
1,335 reviews
.11 km away
Lincoln Diner
819 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
David Wills House
298 reviews
.14 km away
Lincoln Statue at Wills House
80 reviews
.13 km away
Explore & More
67 reviews
.37 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
GettyFrederick
15 August 2015|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from mjpk25 | Reviewed this property |
actually, all I saw @ their gift shop was books...
1
Vote