Welcome to the self-guided walking tour of Seminary Ridge, where the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg played out. Union and Confederate soldiers battled ferociously for control of this strategic ridge and its make-shift seminary hospital, while brave civilians did their best to keep their families safe. The walking tour transports you to July 1863, to view this bloody battleground from the eyes of the generals calling out orders, the soldiers fighting for their lives, and the civilians caught in the crossfire. This self-guided audio & GPS tour allows you to explore this historic Gettysburg battleground with maximum flexibility, safety, and value.
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Lutheran Theological Seminary, 61 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA 17325, USA
Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg Self-Guided Tour
2 - 3 hours
Stop 1 : Welcome
Stop 3: Seminary Ridge Museum and Education Center
Didn’t have time for this walking “detour” tour on the first day when we were taking the battlefield tour. But we enjoyed it so much that we came back for this one the day. It’s a great way to dive deeper into the battle.