The Gettysburg Heritage Center hosts many educational and entertaining events throughout the year. Various authors, historians, living history groups and musical guests appear at the Heritage Center annually. It is our goal to enrich guests' visits through special programming, performances, and a variety of unique presentations.
The Battle of Sekigahara
September 4: 12 pm - 8 pm
September 5: 9 am - 6 pm
Join us for 2 days over Labor Day weekend, as we showcase artifacts from the Battle of Sekigahara. Held in conjunction with the signing of Sister City & Sister Park agreements.
Free and open to the public!
Click here to learn more!
Living History Camps
Most weekends*, April through November, the Gettysburg Heritage Center hosts complimentary Living History Encampments. Visitors are welcomed to actively learn by strolling through the camp, viewing drills and demonstrations, and engaging in conversation with historians. To find out more, visit our Living History page by clicking here!
Author & Artist Events:
Periodically throughout the year, visitors to the Gettysburg Heritage Center have the opportunity to meet various authors and artist. Visitors are able to meet the author/artist, purchase their work and have it personalized.
Please visit our author event page for a listing of upcoming book signings.
Civil War Era Church Service
Chaplain Rene Kinard, and his wife Rommi offer non-denominational Civil War era Church Services at the Gettysburg Heritage Center on special event weekends. All services are open to the public, and begin at 10 am. Seating is limited, it is recommended you bring a lawn chair in the event all seats are filled.
Scheduled Services for 2016:
♦ September 3 - Labor Day
♦ November 20 - Remembrance Day