A Gettysburg getaway brings US Civil War history to life, and offers pleasant diversions that make an ideal road trip from the Washington DC metro region. - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!
Historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania - Elizabeth Thorn, her husband was away fighting in another part of the country when the fighting broke out at Gettysburg. Seeing the amount of dead in the fields, she hand dug 91 graves for the fallen from both sides.
Dobbin House in Gettysburg. You will feel you have traveled in time back to Colonial-costumed servers serve from an authentic old-time menu in a springhouse tavern lit by candlelight. Don't miss the French onion soup.
Visiting Gettysburg - A few tips - Gettysburg, the drive from Maryland to Pennsylvania is beautiful (and there isn't as much traffic as heading south). Visiting Gettysburg is a fun and educational family trip.