Adams County Community Appreciation Day
- – Feb 16, 2017
- Venue: Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitors Center
- 1195 Baltimore Pike
Gettysburg, PA 17325
- Times: See event listing
- Admission: Local visitors should be prepared to show proof of Adams County residence.
- Phone: (877) 874-2478
The Gettysburg Foundation and Gettysburg National Military Park invite Adams County residents to a Community Appreciation Day on January 16, 2017. On four designated Community Appreciation Days a year, Adams County residents enjoy free admission to the Cyclorama, Film and Museum Experience at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center. Local visitors should be prepared to show proof of Adams County residence, such as a driver’s license, to obtain tickets. Due to the popularity of previous community events, Adams County residents are encouraged to arrive early. Tickets at the Museum and Visitor Center are available on a first-come, first-served basis. (Advance reservations are not available for Community Appreciation Day tickets and rain checks will not be available.)
Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center
Start with our film presentation, a New Birth of Freedom, immediately followed by a viewing of the famous Gettysburg Cyclorama. Then continue your visit by immersing yourself in our twelve-gallery museum. Hours: 9:00am – 5:00pm (the last show will begin at 4:00pm) The Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center is located at 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg.
Gettysburg National Military Park is a unit of the National Park Service that preserves and protects the resources associated with the Battle of Gettysburg and the Soldiers’ National Cemetery, and provides an understanding of the events that occurred there within the context of American history. Information is available at www.nps.gov/gett.