Why you should go

Travel back in time as you learn about the bloodiest battle in the American Civil War

Highlights

  • Visit historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, including the Shriver House Museum and the state-of-the-art Visitor Center
  • Listen to a fully-narrated history of the battle of Gettysburg during a two-hour, comprehensive tour of the battlefield

Inclusions

  • Admissions

Exclusions

  • Hotel PIck Up (Departs from Union Station)
  • Lunch
  • Optional Gratuities

Please Note

  • You must be present at our Union Station office by 8 am at the latest to guarantee ridership on the tour. Once the tour departs, guests cannot join along the route. You should arrive between 7:30-7:45 am to check in properly.
  • Our drivers are licensed DC sightseeing guides, but they do not get off and accompany you to each memorial, as they are responsible for the motor coach itself.

Description

Travel through the picturesque countryside to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, a town steeped in history. Spend a day devoted to a tour of the town and its historic battlefield.

Receive a living history presentation from the perspective of the regular citizens at the Shriver House Museum.

Visit Gettysburg's new Visitor Center. View the 22-minute introductory film, narrated by Morgan Freeman, and visit the cyclorama, a unique experience featuring a 360-degree painting of the battle's third day, narrated by Marcia Gay Harden. The Visitor Center also has a comprehensive museum that explores the time leading up to the battle of Gettysburg, the battle itself, and the long-lasting effects on the town of Gettysburg long after the war concluded in 1865.

The trip concludes with a comprehensive, two-hour tour of the Gettysburg battlefield. Led by award-winning guides, the tour covers every breathtaking moment of the historic battle!

Redemption Instructions

washingtondc@grayline.com • (202) 779-9894 • On the day of your tour please present your voucher at the Gray Line ticket window on the bus level of the parking garage at Union Station. To get to the bus level, you will go to the center rear of Union Station and go up an escalator, then out the doors leading to the parking garage. Just outside those doors is a second escalator and we are located at the top on the left, inside the Greyhound Building. Please arrive approximately 30 minutes prior to your assigned departure time (8 am)

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