Things to see and do - Washington
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Travel through picturesque countryside to Gettysburg and spend almost six hours exploring the town and the historic battlefield nearby. Visit the Gettysburg Dioramaone of the largest miniature military dioramas in the United Statesand its narrated history of the battle, accompanied by sound and light effects. Tour guides are on hand to help explain the story of the largest battle ever fought on American soil.
View Cemetery Ridge, where Abraham Lincoln delivered his famous Gettysburg Address. Visit the restored home of George Washington Shriver and see where Confederate sharpshooters were killed–and where Civil War bullets and medical equipment were discovered 133 years later.
- Tour of Gettysburg
- Admission to the Gettysburg Diorama
- Motor coach transportation from Washington, D.C.
Approximately 10.5 hours
Monday, Thursday, and Saturday; March - September
Departure time and location:
8 AM; Union Station Gray Line Terminal
Return time and location:
Approximately 6:30 PM; to Union Station
Tours do not operate on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, or New Year's Day.