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FREE HISTORIC DOBBIN HOUSE TOURS

Enjoy a free tour of the oldest, most historic house in Gettysburg, the Dobbin House.  Built in 1776 by the Rev. Alexander Dobbin, his stone house spans three centuries of American history, from the Revolutionary War through the Civil War and beyond.  View all the historically decorated rooms while interacting with period antiques to understand how the home's occupants lived during the 18th and 19th centuries.

You'll hear about how the Dobbin family planned to defend themselves from Indian attacks, what the Heck family experienced during the Battle of Gettysburg, and take a peek in the kitchen of the current restaurant.  Please note that the tour includes does include going up stairs to the second floor.

The tour will be offered throughout the year of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg
and meets at 10:30 AM in the Dobbin House gift shop on the following dates.
Tours are on a first come basis and space is limited.
Please call 717-334-2100 for tour date confirmation.

May 25, 26 & 27

June 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 & 30

July 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 19, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 21, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30 & 31

August 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30 & 31

September 1, 2, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28 & 29

October 5, 6, 13, 19, 20, 26, & 27

November 2, 3, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 30

December 1

 

National Register of Historic Places (U.S.A.)
Registered Historic Landmark (PA)
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89 Steinwehr Avenue (Business Route 15 South)
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Phone:(717)334-2100 Fax: (717)334-6905
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