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Gettysburg: Horse-Drawn Carriage Battlefield Tour

1. Gettysburg: Horse-Drawn Carriage Battlefield Tour

Experience the Gettysburg Battlefield in a modern horse-drawn carriage. Sit back and relax as an official battlefield guide takes you for a ride at a slow, comfortable pace. Immerse yourself into the history of the Civil War and rest assured that all your questions about the famous battle that took place here will be answered. See the expansive green fields spread out on all sides and take a moment to remember those who fought here. After the tour, leave Gettysburg with a newfound respect and deep understanding of the events that occurred in July of 1863—the tens of thousands of soldiers that lost their lives and the ordinary townsfolk caught between intense fighting. Learn how the town has remained committed to preserving this history for future generations, keeping a close link to its past.

Gettysburg: Battlefield Tour in Horse-Drawn Carriage

2. Gettysburg: Battlefield Tour in Horse-Drawn Carriage

Take a horse-drawn carriage tour of the South Central Battlefield of Gettysburg, and explore the site where the soldiers of the Union and Confederacy engaged in one of the greatest battles of the American Civil War at the beginning of July 1863. During the tour, feel the story of this epic 3-day battle unfold before your eyes. Journey along some of the most heavily traveled areas from the battle's second and third days, and appreciate how the topography of this now-peaceful farmland influenced the battle. Hear the story of the battle play out in a surround sound narrative, produced in a studio with musical interludes and cannon fire sound effects by a licensed battlefield guide. Enjoy an exciting narrative that will keep even the kids engaged. On top of learning about history, soak up plenty of panoramic views of the battlefield as you drive through the Peach Orchard and past the Pennsylvania Memorial, as well as view the National Cemetery from afar.

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What people are saying about Gettysburg

This tour is amazing. I cannot recommend it enough. My husband and I took our 6 kids ages 5-15 and they all said it was the best thing on the whole trip. Our guide was fantastic and kept everyone engaged and interested the whole time. Absolutely incredible!

Our guide was very informative and also had a good sense of humor. His passion for the battle also included his travels and focus on how their state played part in the battle.

Very pleasant experience. We did other tours as well. This provided a different prospective that was amazing! Our guide Dale was extremely knowledgeable.

Guide was very knowledgeable and informative Carriage operators were friendly and personable Great experience

Comfortable ride, experienced drivers and tour guide