You don't need to be brimming with local knowledge to have a fabulous time in Gettysburg, but you should know a few basic facts before you set off.
Gettysburg sits 50 miles (80 kilometers) northwest of Baltimore, a prominent city.
The population of this area of Central Pennsylvania is around 8,000.
Places to visit in Gettysburg
The intimacy and mastery of theater is difficult to ignore. Buy your tickets for a play at Majestic Theater to experience the magic for yourself! Need some more options? There is no better teacher than history. Travel into the past for a lesson at Devil's Den. And that's not all there is. History is overflowing with incredible stories to be told and many lessons to be learned. Call in at Gettysburg National Military Park and get a glimpse into the past.
Where do you fly into for Gettysburg?
Landing at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)? After you've stepped off the plane and claimed your suitcase, the center of Gettysburg will be only 55 miles (89 kilometers) from here.
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