Celebrating travel to one of america’s most favorite destinations
The Destination Gettysburg Blog promotes the Gettysburg region as a place to learn, a place to rest and relax, and a place to have fun and enjoy the better things in life.
Ten Ways to Experience Gettysburg for Free
August 25, 2016
Gettysburg has always been known as an affordable destination. With inexpensive lodging, dining and attractions, it’s a great destination for a variety of travelers, especially families.
And there’s no price more affordable than free.
The region boasts a variety of free activities, museums and tours that make the trip enjoyable and give visitors some extra money for a nice dinner or souvenir.
We’ve compiled our list of free experiences in and around Gettysburg. Whether you are on a low budget or not, these free experiences in and around Gettysburg are worth discovering.
Gettysburg National Military Park
Gettysburg National Military Park draws nearly more than ... Read This Story
Recent Stories about Gettysburg
All Aboard in Gettysburg, Pa.
By Paige Neidig – The history of Gettysburg, Pa., runs deep through the town. Also running through this small historic town is a distinguished railroad story, dating back to just ... Read
Experience the Natural Side of Gettysburg’s Battlefield
By Jessica Clevenger – Gettysburg, rightfully so, is known for its rich history. More than one million people visit and revisit Gettysburg each year to hear the stories of the ... Read
Pack a Picnic for the Park
By Davin Jerguson – When the weather is warm and the sun is shining, the last thing you want to do is spend time inside.
Luckily, you can enjoy the outdoors ... Read
Beating the Summer Heat in Gettysburg, Pa.
By Carl Whitehill – The summer season is a great time for a Gettysburg roadtrip, but if you’re worried about the temperatures, this town has a variety of ways for ... Read