Gettysburg Story Tour dramatically and accurately tells the epic story of Lincoln, Lee, Meade, Chamberlain, Hancock, Longstreet and more. You experience the emotionally moving story upon the exact ground where events changed the course of history. You will experience Gettysburg — a unique, timeless American place—as never before. If you let it, this land will speak to you. Now let’s go!
Gettysburg Story Tour is available on the HereStory tour app. The simple and easy-to-use app guides you around Gettysburg National Military Park. The tour covers all 3 days of the battle and Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. Beginning at the Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center, short, medium and full tour options range from 2 to 3 hours with up to 14 stops along the approximately 20-mile route. Visitors do not need to exit their vehicle, but it is highly recommended at several tour stops. Users with a redeemable code please download HereStory app from App Store to access the tour.
Renowned actor Stephen Lang – best known as George Pickett in Gettysburg, Stonewall Jackson in Gods & Generals, and Col. Quaritch in James Cameron’s Avatar – powerfully performs this dramatic telling of America’s bloodiest battle and Lincoln’s nation-changing speech. The tour is created by Jake Boritt, producer of The Gettysburg Story companion documentary broadcast nationally on Public Television and now available on video from Apple TV. The Gettysburg Story is based on the works of renowned Civil War historian Dr. Gabor Boritt, founder of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College and author of over a dozen books on the Civil War and Abraham Lincoln.
Top-selling auto tour at Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center & Museum bookstore since 2013.
Flexible audio tour options
Short, Medium & Full versions range from 2 to 3 hours.
GPS guided in comfort, control and safety of your own car.
Stop by stop follows National Park battlefield auto tour route.
Experience Gettysburg from the comfort and control of your own car at your own pace.
Includes Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address at Soldiers’ National Cemetery + General Lee statue, Little Round Top and Pickett’s Charge.
“A thrilling experience. The whole battle comes alive in telling detail and superb overview. I can’t recommend it enough.” KEN BURNS, Filmmaker
“Brings the hallowed ground of Gettysburg alive like no other audio tour. Brilliant and moving.” DORIS KEARNS GOODWIN, Historian
Narrated by acclaimed actor Stephen Lang (George Pickett in Gettysburg, Stonewall Jackson in Gods & Generals and Colonel Quaritch in Avatar)
Companion tour to Public Television documentary film available on Apple TV and home video. Stunning visual tour of Gettysburg battlefield from maker Jake Boritt.
Based on works of Dr. Gabor Boritt, PhD., renowned Civil War & Lincoln historian. Founder of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College. Author or editor of 18 books including The Gettysburg Gospel.