Battle of Gettysburg tour from Washington, D.C.
Excursions & day trips

Battle of Gettysburg tour from Washington, D.C.

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 10 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Travel back in time to the bloodiest battle in the American Civil War
  • Visit the historic site of Gettysburg and the Shriver House Museum
  • Listen to a two-hour tour of the actual battlefield
What to expect

This fascinating tour begins at the Shriver House Museum, former home of the Shriver family that lived close to the battlefield. You'll then visit the Gettysburg Visitor Center, where you'll sit through orientation and prepare for your day. Watch a short film narrated by Morgan Freeman, then enjoy a 360-degree experience of the battlefield.

Have a look around the Visitor Center, and see some of the artillery and memorabilia from the war. The last, and most exciting, part of the tour is your two-hour visit to the battlefield. Listen to an award-winning guide as you explore landmarks such as Big and Little Round Top, Devil's Den Peach Orchard and more!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Admission
    What's not included
    • Hotel pick-up
    • Lunch
    • Optional gratuities
    Reduced price
    • Children ages 3-11 years old: reduced
    Where

    50 Massachusetts Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20002

    What to remember
    • Large backpacks are not allowed at both Shriver House Museum or at Gettysburg Visitor's Center
    • Motorcoach drivers are licensed, D.C. sightseeing guides, but they do not get off and accompany guests to each memorial as they are responsible for the bus itself
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    When
    • Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 8.00am until 6.30pm
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    Provider
    Gray Line Washington DC
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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