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Annual Gettysburg Reenactment

965 Pumping Station Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-1525
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History coming alive

Enjoyed the whole experience...lots of tents set up to show how things were done on & around the... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2016
Dianne P
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Suwanee, Georgia, United States
153rd Anniversary of Gettysburg/Pickets Charge

We attended the 153rd anniversary of Picket's Charge as part of our Gettysburg weekend. We highly... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2016
talltree24
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Chicago, Illinois
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965 Pumping Station Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

Enjoyed the whole experience...lots of tents set up to show how things were done on & around the battlefield. Everyone was friendly & willing to take time to fully explain what they did at that time. Spend the extra Zxx. $10.00 each for bleacher seats...More

Thank Dianne P
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We attended the 153rd anniversary of Picket's Charge as part of our Gettysburg weekend. We highly recommend this event. There are two battles, a mortar demostration/competition, period reenactors and history areas. There are many people like morticians, doctors, cooks all telling the tale of how...More

Thank talltree24
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

My family attended the 07/02/16 Saturday events. We had bleacher seats which are not the most comfortable of wood seating. The first event of this day was a simulated Calvary battle. It started late and the host spoke throughout the whole event. I was not...More

Thank schees1
Reviewed 5 July 2016

As being a History buff as well as a Civil War buff.... I had a blast. It was just plain fun and was able to talk to a few of them and had a good time. There were plenty of medical staff there for any...More

Thank roy1916
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Just as disclaimer to make sure I am reviewing correct event: this in fact took place at Pumping station rd. Came from Ohio for this event, attended 7/3 (day 3). For this day there were 2 main events; the Custer calvary reenactment and a representation...More

1  Thank jessica p
Reviewed 25 May 2016

We visited for the 150th anniversary - over the 4 days in July 2013......SPECTACULAR re-enactments of the 3 days of battle......bought grand stands seat (and while HOT - we were prepared for) - the tens outside the are of re-anactments that had special presentations -...More

Thank jacksB173YR
Reviewed 16 May 2016

There is so much to see and do at the reenactments. We would recommend them to anyone. It shows you a small way of how the real battle went. There is a lot to do.

Thank madvad523
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Our daughter was 10 years old when she went to her first Gettysburg reenactment and loved it. (She was already a history-lover.) This event makes the war come alive.

Thank TrekkerPlus
Reviewed 22 July 2014

My family and I went to the 2014 reenactment on Sunday July 6. We bought grandstand seats which were very close to the action. The location of this year's reenactment was moved to the Gettysburg movie site closer to Sach's bridge. I was really impressed...More

1  Thank midnight1020
Reviewed 10 July 2014 via mobile

I thought this was a good reenactment and I'm glad we spent the time and money to attend. We only went to day 3 for Pickett's Charge. My two sons enjoyed it. The costumes, guns, and cannons were very realistic.

Thank Jennifer M
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Kellymoody
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Every year on the dates the battle took place - July 1 through 3. The major anniversary reenactments, like the 150th a few years ago, are much larger with reenactors from all over the country taking part. But the annual... More
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