While George Shriver served in the Union army, his wife, Hettie, was worried about the safety of their daughters, Mollie and Sadie, as well as their home. When soldiers filled the streets of Gettysburg, Hettie chose to take her children back to her family's farm three miles south of town, by...
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PA Events Sunday, July 1st, 2018
Confederates Take The Shriver House
Watch as gorgeous butterflies emerge from their chrysalises to flutter among cheerful tropical blooms and enchant nature lovers of every age. Nature's most fragile, and most vital, creations has never been seen like this. Visit the website for more details.
Guided Covered Bridge Tour
Enjoy a three-hour guided covered bridge scooter tour through the back roads of Amish country starting at $89 per scooter. Discover area covered bridges with an experienced guide. Reservations required and based on availability. Sunset tours are also available on Saturday and Sunday 5PM-7PM.
Free Dobbin House Tour
Enjoy a free tour of the oldest, most historic house in Gettysburg, built in 1776 by the Reverend Alexander Dobbin. His stone house spans three centuries of American History, from the Revolutionary War through the Civil War and beyond. Tours are offered throughout the year on selected dates on a...