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Gettysburg National Cemetery

97 Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2804
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97 Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2804

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Reviewed yesterday

I took a rain soaked tour of the cemetery grounds with a park ranger. It was very interesting and enlightening. Take the time to visit were Lincoln spoke.

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited the Cemetery after viewing it on a guided tour. You can park at the Visitors Center & walk or there is a parking lot across the street. A volunteer greeted us at the entrance & gave us an overview. The grounds are beautifully...More

Thank DebbiPRN
Reviewed 2 days ago

I cannot remember when I first read the Gettysburg address, but I'm sure initially, I admired it as a perfect piece of writing before I understood it's deeper meaning. With the knowledge of the great battle and it's significance I grew to appreciate not only...More

1  Thank sooz_1957
Reviewed 3 days ago

Walked throughout the cemetery and noticed all the different groupings of burials by state. It's beautiful kept and quite a commendation of the respect that is held for the Union soldiers who fought for this country, as well as WWII and Vietnam.

Thank doneill241
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful, quiet, well kept place. Good markers with good information. The paved walk was mostly level. We had beautiful weather and enjoyed our walk here.

Thank gwensullivan
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a place where when you visit you show it the respect it so rightfully deserves.It is a great stop to finish your tour.

Thank BuRickJr44
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Impressive to see where President Lincoln gave the Gettysburg Address! We walked through to see the headstones and memorials. Well worth visiting! Walking distance from the Visitors Center!

Thank laycockmel
Reviewed 6 days ago

So glad to have been able to visit this cemetery. We did the tour of battlefields first, so we had knowledge of what transpired during the battle of Gettysburg, but to see all those stones, many with "unknown" on them was moving. We found our...More

Thank Gma4198
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cemetery can be visited separately or as part of the auto tour from Gettysburg National Military Park. It is the place where Pres. Lincoln gave his immortal address. Near the entrance is a memorial area dedicated to the president, and as someone noted, there...More

1  Thank hikepark
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a sacred place where many of those who gave their lives are interred, and of course the site of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address. My son and I were privileged some years ago to hear Neil Armstrong speak here on Memorial Day, and escort a...More

Thank rpl170192016
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Response from toscwolfstar | Reviewed this property |
Gettysburg Museum was really good and should be seen first as we did. It's $14 for adults which gets you the movie, cyclorama and museum collection. The park is free and there are so many monuments to stop and see. Plan on a... More
24 March 2016|
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Response from picklebear2015 | Reviewed this property |
Since l do not have a pet that travels with us I am not sure. Like most places l have seen some on leashes. My husband just informed me that the cemetery does not allow pets