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Rupp House

451 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
+1 717-339-2157
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Very interesting and FREE

The tour guides are very knowledgeable and take immense pride in what they do. Very kid friendly. I... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
Levittown, Pennsylvania
Great for kids also adults

Very hands on, pick up a musket, wear a haversack and canteen. Learn about the people who lived... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
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451 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
+1 717-339-2157

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

The tour guides are very knowledgeable and take immense pride in what they do. Very kid friendly. I have a 20 month old and he is a terror, so you can stay as long or as short as you want. Very very interesting to hear...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Very hands on, pick up a musket, wear a haversack and canteen. Learn about the people who lived through the battle and cared for sick and wounded when the armies left. The scavenger hunt encourages Kids to read and learn, and there are prizes if...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We were just walking by and were drawn in. Immediately got into conversation with one of the staff, who was so knowledgeable and interested in the history and spoke with her for a bit as she showed us old photographs. Really cool place run by...More

1  Thank Jellie26
Reviewed 23 November 2016

The Rupp House is a place for all ages. Children can have hands on experiences and win prizes doing the scavenger hunts. Adults will see that the battle of Gettysburg was much more than 3 days in July. The volunteers are exceptional.

1  Thank Mike S
Reviewed 22 November 2016

If you are passing the Rupp House you should stop and see it because it worth it. I believe this is owned by the Gettysburg Foundation in which it gives another perspective of the life in Gettysburg as a civilian and a learning experience for...More

1  Thank roy1916
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great Museum for the whole family and it is FREE. The museum shows how the battle effected the Gettysburg residents through the accounts of the Rupp family. There are interesting artifacts and hands on exhibits. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable. There...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent!! Staff very knowledgeable. Best Free secret of Gettysburg!!!!!! Our teenagers loved it. Sorace Family Pittsburgh

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Reviewed 23 October 2016

Me and my family have been here a few times. It's interactive and very informative. Great for kids. They are only open on certain days so check the times before you make plans to visit. Nice attraction overall.

Thank AmandaLeeFX
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Take about a half hour and explore this little museum on Baltimore Street. First of all, it's free and second, the tour guide was wonderful and really good with children. There is a scavenger hunt, kids can touch just about everything inside and you can...More

1  Thank Marc M
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to visit gives you a starting point of the history of the battle and the aftermath of the carnage from a civilian point of view its free though a donation is appricated the guide who gives the informal talk is very informative well...More

Thank lauraboo21
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