& Visitor Center - Phased Reopening June 25, 2020
Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, home of
Gettysburg Cyclorama and the Gettysburg Museum of the American Civil
reopen its doors to the public on Thursday, June 25.
Per state and public
directions, the Museum & Visitor Center will follow a phased plan
reduced building capacity and a focus on visitor safety.
Beginning June 25,
will be open five days a week-Thursdays through Mondays (closed
Wednesdays) from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Building capacity will be limited
than 50 percent at a time. The programming in the Museum & Visitor
is available using timed ticketing. Access to the film "A New Birth of
Freedom" and the Gettysburg Cyclorama painting will be limited to 48
people per show to allow for social distancing. In addition, throughout
museum galleries, some of the films and all touch screen exhibits will
unavailable during this initial phase.
Prior to visiting the
National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, visitors are
purchase tickets at GettysburgFoundation.org and read more about
protocols. To assist with contactless payment, visitors are encouraged
purchase tickets in advance either online at GettysburgFoundation.org
phone at 877-874-2478. Visitors wishing to book a guided tour may do so
Guided tours are point-to-point, caravan-style in accordance with CDC
For the health and
all, individuals who enter the building should wear a face covering.
coverings are not required for children under the age of 2 or for those
Currently, the following
historic sites remain closed:
National Historic Site
Lincoln Railroad Station
House History Center
Spangler Farm & Field Hospital