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Baltimore Scavenger Hunt Adventure
"The adventure begins at the Maryland Science Center within the Inner Harbor. Just rev up that smart phone and see where it takes you on this 3-hour challenge. This well-designed course will have you venturing our along the harbor and walking to interesti including to Little Italy and the Flag House.  Take some time during the tour to stop for a bite to eat (at own expense) or simply enjoy the best of this great harbor city. Great for families friends and those ready to have fun on a scavenger hunt adventure! Please note that pricing is per individual but your team must book together. One voucher is valid for your team of 2-5 people.""""Turn Baltimore into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure! This challenge combines the excitement of 'The Amazing Race' with a 3-hour city walking tour. With your smart phone as your virtual guide teams make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the city solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. Note: Pricing is per individual
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Private New York Day Trip to Amish Country with Amish Mennonite Guides
"Your private driver-guide will meet your group at the New York City location of your choice at whatever time is best for you.  You will then travel approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes to Amish Country in Lancaster Pennsylvania. There you will meet up with your Amish or Mennonite guide and head out on a 6-hour adventure roaming and exploring the beautiful Amish countryside for the day.Early in the visit stop at an all-you-can-eat family-style restaurant where Amish food is prepared and served (not included in the cost of the tour). You will visit at least one of each of the following during the day: an Amish quilt shop; farm; farmers' market; water powe schools cemeteries and businesses along way. See the Amish working in their fields driving their horses and buggies and living a lifestyle more like the 1800s than today. It should be noted that each of these experiences is a real-life experience and encounter -- these are not staged tourist attractions. Your guide living in that community
From $799.00
 
Private Driving Tour of Lancaster and Amish Country
"Lancaster County is located approximately 90 minutes outside of Philadelphia and has been home to Amish and Mennonite communities for generations. Every tour includes a drive along many of the country roads that crisscross the area while you hear about the history philosophies and culture of the Amish and Mennonite people from your guide. Depending upon the length of your tour activities for your day may include taking a Amish buggy ride visiting a local bakery touring a museum to see how the Amish have lived for more than two centuries eating lunch at a classic Pennsylvania Dutch Smorgasbord or market
From $445.00

Battlefield Tips (18)

The Battlefield from the Heights-Little Round Top

This strategic point overlooks the Valley of Death. Neither the Confederates nor the Union army realized the importance of these heights at first. Fortunately, the Union sent soldiers to this site...
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VeronicaG
Feb 05, 2007

Battlefield

Gettysburg is famous for its civil war history. It is the place where the bloodiest battle of this war took place. On july 1-3 1863 the CSA and Union army clashed. The battle left 51,112 death (23,049...
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tompt
Oct 30, 2003

The Battlefield

If you only have an hour or so, walk behind the Cyclorama center and stand at the apex of Pickett's Charge. It will bring tears to your eyes. Then, cross the street from the Visitor's Center and enter...
wolfiepittsburgh
Apr 15, 2004

Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours

Take a 2 hour tour of the Gettysburg Battlefield on a guided coach bus or an exciting open air double decker! Both bus tours cover all three days of the Gettysburg Battle in a comprehensive and...
MTFPA200
Feb 17, 2010

The Battlefields

The area which was once farmlands and then battlefiels is forever preserved as a National Park. It is a large areatoo much for us to stroll the entire thing , so we drove to key point and then got out...
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easterntrekker
May 18, 2009

Gettysburg Battlefield - The First Shot

During the Battle of Gettysburg approximately one million shots were fired by infantrymen from all over the northern and southern states. One particular shot was said to have been fired by a Union...
Ewingjr98
Jun 27, 2009

Gettysburg Battlefield - The Devils Den

The Devils Den is an area of large boulders and low shrubs that became a center of heavy fighting on the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg. On 2 July 1863, Major General John Bell Hood's Division...
Ewingjr98
Jun 25, 2009

Gettysburg Battlefield: The town of Gettysburg

Gettysburg, the seat of Adams County Pennsylvania, was the site of the Battle of Gettysburg from 1 to 3 July 1863. This small town, with just 2,400 residents at the time of the battle, stands at the...
Ewingjr98
Jun 27, 2009

Gettysburg Battlefield - Pennsylvania Memorial

The Pennsylvania State Memorial, the largest memorial at Gettysburg Battlefield, was dedicated in 1910. It features a huge marble dome supported by four massive pillars. The main generals from...
Ewingjr98
Jun 27, 2009

Battlefield

Exploring the individual areas early in the morning, preferably when few other people are around, and listening to the silence, imagining the bloodshed that was spilled on those fateful days.To stand...
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roamer61
Sep 26, 2007

Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours

Ride the open air double decker through the Gettysburg Battlefield while you listen to the townspeople and generals telling you about the historic events which took place during July 1st 2nd and 3rd...
MTFPA200
Jan 21, 2010

The main attraction

The Battle of Gettysburg (Pennsylvania). Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee concentrated his full strength against Union Gen. George G. Meade's Army of the Potomac at the crossroads county seat of...
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Sep 02, 2013
 
 
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"GETTYSBURG-The Address, The Heroism And The Fallen"
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"~Gettysburg-The Town~"
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Things to Do Near Gettysburg

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Pennsylvania Memorial

Dedicated to both the 11th PA Infantry as well as their mascot "Sallie." To be honest the reason I wanted to find this monument was because of the stories I had heard about Sallie. For the full story...
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Hall of Presidents

The Hall of Presidents is a collection of wax figures that represent Presidents of the United States. Each is complete with a backdrop that represents their time period they served as President. Their...
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National Miltary Park

The tremendous Visitor Center features a huge gift shop, lots of bathrooms, restaurants, coffee shops, maps and information. Movies and activities introduced us to the Battle of Gettysburg and will...
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McPherson Ridge

The battle of Gettysburg began about eight the morning of 01 July 1863. Union cavalry came across Confederate infantry and heavy fighting began here at McPherson Ridge. Confederate forces were in the...
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Little Round Top

One of the popular stops on the auto trail, so expect crowds. However, this is a must stop and see. Some argue that the three-day battle swung to the Union in the fight for a rocky hill, Little Round...
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Seminary Ridge

Day three, 03 July 1863, late in the afternoon after a two-hour cannon barrage, 12,000 Confederates crossed a field in order to dislodge 7,000 Union soldiers from Seminary Ridge. The Rebels were...
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