Everyone knows Gettysburg and its historic significance during the Civil War. Located in Pennsylvania, this historic town is known mostly for two monumental events which shaped the history of the now United States. The first event is that battle during the Civil War which took place on the grounds of the now Gettysburg National Military Park, which led to Union victory and, of course, Abraham Lincoln's famous Gettysburg Address. Get Gettysburg tickets and take a memorable walk down memory lane and experience the war that shaped the history of the United States.
CONCERTS IN GETTYSBURG
Venues of Gettysburg
Visit the Shriver House Museum and the Soldiers National Cemetery at Gettysburg to pay homage to the thousands of soldiers who lost their lives during the Civil War.
Gettysburg hosts plenty of colorful festivals, sports events and performing arts events. The most well known theater in the city is the Majestic Theatre which hosts world class Broadway musicals and standup comedy shows. Sports buffs especially baseball fans will be delighted to know that the city has been hosting the annual Gettysburg 19th Century Base Ball Festival since 2005. The next festival will be held on the July 19th and 20th, 2014. The Annual National Apple Harvest Festival at the South Mountain Fairgrounds is also a must attend event.
For the travel weary business travelers as well as the enthusiastic tourists, Gettysburg offers a variety of three star accommodations to choose from. The city boasts excellent hotels, motels and inns These include the Hilton Garden Inn Gettysburg, the James Gettys Hotel, The Inn at Lincoln Square and the Hampton Inn Gettysburg. Business travelers can relax by playing golf at the unique and picturesque grounds of The Links at Gettysburg, which has been given 4 1/2 star rating by the Golf Digest.
Restaurants and eating out spots offer mouth watering dishes and historic ambience. Some of these include the Farnsworth House Inn Restaurant for upscale period dining in a Civil War like 1863 setting.