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Gettysburg
Pennsylvania, United States · Ideal stay duration: 1 day
The Battle of Gettysburg was fought July 1-3, 1863 after Union and Confederate troops accidentally converged just north of the town of Gettysburg. More than four months later, President Lincoln came to Gettysburg to attend the dedication of Soldiers' National Cemete…
The Battle of Gettysburg was fought July 1-3, 1863 after Union and Confederate troops accidentally converged just north of the town of Gettysburg. More than four months later, President Lincoln came to Gettysburg to attend the dedication of Soldiers' National Cemetery, where he gave his fabled Gettysburg Address.History buffs will want to check out the national military park and 20 museums located in Gettysburg. They can also visit important battlefields like Little Round Top, Big Round Top, and Devil's Den. With injuries—including casualties—on both sides totaling roughly 50,000, the Battle of Gettysburg remains the most costly conflict in US history. The Gettysburg Heritage Center also offers tours where visitors can hear the story of the Civil War era and the Battle of Gettysburg.
Mostly popular for:
Family & Kids, Museums, Food & Drinks, Historical, Outdoors
Best time to visit:
Jun-Aug · Avg. 10.3 cm precip · Avg. H 28°C · L 17°C
Best time to visit:
Jun-Aug · Avg. 4.1 in precip · Avg. H 84°F · L 62°F
Plan a trip
Estimated $19,891 for 1-day trip
Book flights to Gettysburg
Book flights
Round trip per person starts from $19,621
Book hotels in Gettysburg
Avg daily rate for 3-star hotel: $270
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