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Rupp House

451 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
+1 717-339-2157
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Rupp Hous eInteractive Museum

We visited the Rupp House to burn some time before dinner and our ghost tour. what we thought would... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
chivesworth
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Manchester, Maryland
Great hands-on / touch museum

I loved the fact that you could touch everything in the house, open drawers, etc..; they even have... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
m090497
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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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451 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
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+1 717-339-2157
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

We visited the Rupp House to burn some time before dinner and our ghost tour. what we thought would be a small diversion turned out to be incredibly fun. The host welcomed us and gave us background knowledge and prepared us to tour the house....More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

I loved the fact that you could touch everything in the house, open drawers, etc..; they even have a treasure hunt in the house for the kids with a prize - it forces them to learn. Oh yeah, did I tell you it's FREEEEEE, but...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This free museum offers excellent information about the what happened in the town of Gettysburg before and after the battle. We had planned on going to the Shriver House to hear about what happened in town but felt we had been given enough information at...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The curators we're helpful and happy to stay open a few minutes later when we came in at closing time. It had a lot of interesting details and even relics from the battlefield. This is a good quick tour for teenagers and young kids alike...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This place is a free and relatively quick stop, if you want it to be. It depends on how quickly you want to go through (so many relics), and they are sustained by donations. The staff is extremely knowledgable and friendly (we got there minutes...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Loved going in this place, there is so much information in one place!! It was very interesting getting to learn all the history!

Thank Katie J
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We stayed next door to the Rupp House and saw they had a free mini museum. We received information about the fact that Baltimore Street was more or less the dividing lines between the two sides of the Battle of Gettysburg. In the house you...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2017

In the midst of a weekend dragging kids through the historic house-museums and relic collections of Gettysburg, this was such a breath of fresh air. When we walked in (for Free), we were greeted by a woman in period costume who said, "Welcome. Come in...More

1  Thank Shana14
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

Great place to visit. Staff was very informative. Gave a great view of what the citizens went through during the war. Free and worth a donation.

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is an interactive museum which is free, but I believe it is only open on weekends. We had a lovely chat with one of the staff, and we enjoyed our visit. It was right across the road from our B&B.

Thank Jennifer E
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