Pennsylvania

Gettysburg Group Reservations

 
There has never been a better time for a class trip to the historic town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania! Gettysburg Group Reservations can offer customized itineraries to correspond with your classroom curriculum or goals for your class, scout, or homeschool trip. We are able to assist in every aspect of your trip from transportation, attractions, accommodations, and meals to the ever-popular personalized guided battlefield tours! Whether you are coming for an afternoon or several days we will be sure your group has a fun and educational experience!!
 
For more information, visit us online at www.gettysburggroupreservations.com.
 
Contact Info
Address: 789 Baltimore St., Ste. 200, Gettysburg, PA 17325. Adams County. 
 
Tel: 800-447-8788.
 
 
 
Hrs: 9AM-5PM.


SCHOOLS
Experience Gettysburg and Civil War history on a tour with Gettysburg Group Reservations. Itineraries for school groups can include a visit to Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center to see the Gettysburg film A New Birth of Freedom and view the famous Battle of Gettysburg Cyclorama painting. After lunch, students will take a narrated bus tour of the battlefield with a licensed guide where they’ll see monuments and have a chance to walk on battlegrounds. See a sample itinerary
 
Contact Info
Contact: Max or Kendra.

Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades.
 
Group Size: Minimum of 10 for group rates.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 5 hours.
 
Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
Topics Covered: American history, Civil War, military history, Union, Confederacy, slavery, abolition.
 
SCOUTS
Scout groups can work towards American Heritage and hiking badges on a four-day, three-night Gettysburg adventure. Activities can include listening to haunted Gettysburg tales around the campfire, hiking the Historic Gettysburg Trail, touring the Gettysburg Heritage Center, and participating in Seminary Ridge Museum’s interactive “Become a Soldier” program. See a sample scout itinerary
 
Contact Info
Contact: Max or Kendra.

Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades.
 
Group Size: Minimum of 10 for group rates.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 3 nights.
 
Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Camping, Social Studies.
Topics Covered: American history, Civil War, military history, Union, Confederacy, slavery, abolition.
 
HOMESCHOOL
Homeschool groups can enjoy a fun and educational tour of Gettysburg via the famous Double Decker Bus, which provides a bird’s-eye view of the battlefield and audio narration. The itinerary can also include a visit to Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center to see the Gettysburg film A New Birth of Freedom and view the famous Battle of Gettysburg Cyclorama painting. See a sample itinerary
 
Contact Info
Contact: Max or Kendra.

Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades.
 
Group Size: Minimum of 10 for group rates.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 5 hours.
 
Cost: Fee.
 
Topics Covered: American history, Civil War, military history, Union, Confederacy, slavery, abolition. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Historic Site Lesson Plan

While visiting one of the many historical sites around the country, such as Philadelphia’s Independence Hall or Washington D.C.’s National Mall, consider reasons for preserving them. They are historically significant and can be visited, toured, and admired. Students learn about the historical relevance of specific historical sites and the importance of preserving these sites.... Continue