Start your visit to Gettysburg at the Gettysburg Heritage Center! Offering a new and unique look at the Battle of Gettysburg, the two-part self-guided tour provides a VISUAL & INTERACTIVE experience from both the town and battle perspectives. Utilizing artifacts, historical documents, interactive displays and 3D video & photography, learn how ordinary people did extraordinary things in a time of crisis.
The AWARD-WINNING orientation movie, Gettysburg Animated Map, is presented in cooperation with American Battlefield Trust, formerly the Civil War Trust. This 20-minute high-definition program takes an in-depth look at the three day battle, including the aftermath and the dedication of Soldiers' National Cemetery. This movie is a highly-recommended "must-see" before touring the battlefield.