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Gibson's Photographic Gallery

65 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
+1 717-337-9393
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had a blast-expensive but worth it

this is the second time we visited Gibson's, Rob and his wife are great. He has the real stuff from... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2012
Pippin43
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Awesome owner

The best civil war photography place in town.....Owner is a gem to deal with, he cares about what... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2012
blackhorse1863
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Quakertown, Pa
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“whole process” (10 reviews)
“wet plate” (6 reviews)
“civil war era” (6 reviews)
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65 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
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+1 717-337-9393

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Reviewed 24 April 2012

this is the second time we visited Gibson's, Rob and his wife are great. He has the real stuff from the 1860's and will share his knowledge with you. This is not like the tourist places with the costumes that tie up in the back....More

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Reviewed 23 April 2012

The best civil war photography place in town.....Owner is a gem to deal with, he cares about what he does anfd it shows......

2  Thank blackhorse1863
Reviewed 18 April 2012

Gibson's Photographic Gallery is by far the best authentic 1800's wet plate photography studio I have visited. Rob only uses authentic equipment and clothing from the 1800's to create his unique tintypes and glass plate photos. He can also transfer them to an actual photograph...More

2  Thank GhostBreakers
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travelinfromPA
23 July 2016|
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Response from ckuball | Reviewed this property |
Hello: we bought a tin type plate, large picture, small pictures and CD and it was almost 200 dollars. I would call the owner. He was super nice and tell him your budget. Personally I think he would work with you. Ask him... More
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Chantaledm
18 August 2015|
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Response from Bea4trips | Reviewed this property |
Hello, The studio hours (as it appears in their website) are: Most Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays: 11-5, OR By Appointment You can always call them to confirm this at: 717-337-9393 We had an amazing experience with... More
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Chantaledm
18 August 2015|
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Response from Chantaledm |
Sorry, I meant to ask: Is the Gibson Photographic Gallery open all year round? Our family is considering a trip at the end of October/beginning of November, and we are trying to determine what attractions will be open.
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