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Victorian Carriage Company

#7 of 10 Outdoor Activities in Gettysburg Features Animals
2190 Emmitsburg Rd, The Gettysburg Heritage Center, Gettysburg, PA 17325-8750
+1 866-907-0633
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Fun family activities

We won this gift certificate and have lived in Gettysburg for over a year now. Will definitely tell... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
gogomayo99
Relaxing trip around Battlefield

My husband and I booked this tour as a last minute idea (we were riding our bikes past and saw the... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
mh0ffman
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Meadville, Pennsylvania
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2190 Emmitsburg Rd, The Gettysburg Heritage Center, Gettysburg, PA 17325-8750
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We won this gift certificate and have lived in Gettysburg for over a year now. Will definitely tell friends and family when they visit

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I booked this tour as a last minute idea (we were riding our bikes past and saw the sign). We had a great deal of fun and the audio played was interesting. WE had not been to Gettysburg since we were very...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

highly recommend as a way to see and experience the Gettysburg Battlefield. ride was very informative and comfortable. Staff very knowledgeable as to the events which occurred in specific areas. Just an overall enjoyable experience.

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drstephens799, Manager at Victorian Carriage Company, responded to this review

Thank you I'm very glad you enjoyed the tour. Don't forget we have 2 hour tours which covers twice as much. Thanks and have a great vacation.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a unique experience you won't get anywhere else the tour guide is always so informative and funnyMore

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drstephens799, Manager at Victorian Carriage Company, responded to this review

I must agree about our tour guide. On the battlefield we use only licensed battlefield guides. They spend many years studying and completing the testing required. We also pick our guides with purpose in mind. That they be engaging and let our guests know that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We expected a horse and carriage tour ride through the battlefields of Gettysburg to be special, but our tour guide exceeded our expectations with his interesting, conversational narrative. No canned tour here. Wonderful - highly recommend!More

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drstephens799, Manager at Victorian Carriage Company, responded to this review

Thank you. The battlefield tells the story, so you are absolutely correct "no canned tour here". We try to listen to what our guests are interested in and focus on those points as much as possible . This tour is for you our guest. Again,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tour - the Guide was excellent, provided in-depth knowledge and perspective. Answered all our questions with military-like precision. Combined with the open air wagon, this was definitely the way to see and learn about the battle.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A carriage ride through the Battlefields was the perfect way to visit this historical site. Our tour guide was very informative. A small map of the Battlefield would have been helpful as a reference. Even without a map, the tour was excellent! I would highly...More

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drstephens799, Manager at Victorian Carriage Company, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We will have maps on board for future guests to reference. Thanks for the great idea.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the town tour with Ken Rich this past weekend and what a tour. Ken is very knowledgeable and gives a really interesting and informative tour. Can't wait to enjoy the next one.

Thank RFissel
darah g, Guest Relations Manager at Victorian Carriage Company, responded to this review

Excellent! See you soon and tel your friends! :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Today I took one of Ken Rich's Gettysburg Walking Tours. I have been to many of his talks and I always come away with a Better Understanding of the topic and a Wealth of Knowledge. Today was no exception. This will not be my late...

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drstephens799, Manager at Victorian Carriage Company, responded to this review

Thank you, Ken Rich also has a few carriage tours listed. You might want to try one out on a nice relaxing evening ride. Let the horses do the walking for you.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ken Rich's tours are among the best! His knowledge and passion for the battle of Gettysburg given on the actual streets of the fighting are interesting and an honor to the men who fought there and the towns people who lived there. He points out...More

Thank Julie S
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Barbara S
Hello... How much are the tours? Are there shorter tours than 2 hrs??
3 July 2016|
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Response from darah g | Property representative |
There are! We have a 1 hour Battlefield North tour. It's a beautiful overview of the field. Adults are $25. Children 4-12 are $17. 3 and under are free. Active military are $22.50.
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