Holiday House Tour
and Tasting

DECEMBER 8, 2018

Join us for our annual festive tour of Gettysburg area historic homes, inns and properties beautifully decorated for the holiday season.

A Special Event
This is truly a special opportunity to tour historic homes in the Gettysburg area, enjoy festive music, taste specialty dishes prepared by the inns and enjoy local wines too.
Share the Holiday Spirit
All proceeds from the sale of tickets to the Holiday House Tour and Tasting benefit a Gettysburg area charity. To purchase tickets contact a member inn or use the visit our eventbrite page.

Holiday House Tour and Tasting

Why not make the Holiday House Tour & Tasting part of a weekend getaway? Contact one of our member Inns to make your reservation today.

Our Member Inns
Holiday House Tour Itinerary
Complimentary tickets are available to anyone staying at a participating B&B or through after mid-November. All proceeds go to SCAAP. Tickets are available to the general public at $20 per person. The tour hours are noon until 5 PM with an evening program at Christ Lutheran Church on Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg. The evening festivities begins at 7:30 PM with a musical prelude and the program runs from 8-9 PM. Civil War Christmas songs will be part of the sing along portion of the program and a free will donation is requested.

The following Properties are on the 2018 Holiday House Tour and Tasting

Dec. 8th 2018, 12 to 5pm
General Tour; $20 per person, self-driving tour;
  • Dobbin House- ½ hr tour available from 9 till 11am. Built in 1776 by the Reverend Alexander Dobbin, this stone farmhouse was part of the Underground Railroad and the Battle of Gettysburg. On this guided tour, guests will be treated to beautiful colonial era Christmas decorations and will set the mood for the rest of the House Tour. Address: 89 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg PA
  • The Little Round Top Farm. Jacob and Tillie Weikert and their four children, Henry, Elizabeth Ann, Amanda, and baby John lived here during the Battle of Gettysburg in July 1863. Address: 991 Taneytown Road, Gettysburg PA
  • Battlefield Bed and Breakfast. Spacious 1809 Civil War Hospital Nature Preserve with walking trails . Address: 2265 Emmitsburg Road, Gettysburg PA
  • Doubleday Inn. The Doubleday Inn has a perfect location in a beautiful setting, an elegant vintage home. Address: 104 Doubleday Ave., Gettysburg PA
  • Inn at Herr Ridge. The Inn at Herr Ridge you will experience the combination of traditional elegance and modern comfort. Address: 900 Chambersburg Road, Gettysburg PA
  • A Sentimental Journey. A nostalgic bed and breakfast in Gettysburg, PA on the path Abraham Lincoln rode to give the Gettysburg Address. Address: 433 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg PA
  • Federal Point Inn. Federal Pointe Inn is a historic 19th century hotel in Gettysburg. Address: 75 Spring Ave., Gettysburg PA
  • Corner Brick. The Corner Brick is a circa 1900 brick colonial in Fairfield. Address: 119 East Main Street Fairfield PA.
  • Tillie Pierce House. Elegant 19th-century brick inn with Civil War history. Address: 301 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg PA
  • The Lodges. The Lodges at Gettysburg is an elegant 63-acre private retreat. Address: 685 Camp Gettysburg Road, Gettysburg PA
  • Historic Daniel Lady Farm. GBPA has owned and restored the historic 146-acre farm, built around the 1820. Address: Rt 116 1008 Hanover Street, Gettysburg PA.
  • Gar Building. Owned and Restored by Historic Gettysburg-Adams County. Address: 53 E Middle Street, Gettysburg PA

Christ Lutheran Church for songs and stories 8 to 9pm. Address: 30 Chambersburg St, Gettysburg, PA

Savor Gettysburg Food Tour for 12 Taste of Christmas- Sun Dec. 9th – purchase your tickets online.

All proceeds go to the South Central Community Actions Program! Thanks so much for your support!

Who Would Enjoy the Tour?
Everyone who enjoys the beauty and festivity of the holiday season. Children 10 years of age and older are welcome to take the tour.

Special Considerations
The tour includes some walking and you will also need to be able to navigate stairs, as almost every stop on the tour will require you to walk up and down stairs.

Please note: In case of low attendance or circumstances beyond our control, the Inns of the Gettysburg Area reserves the right to change or alter the program as needed.
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Welcome to Historic Gettysburg

The Inns of the Gettysburg Area Association invites you to experience Gettysburg, Pennsylvania and be our guest at the member inns in and around this historic and uniquely original Pennsylvania town, steeped in our nation’s history.

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The Brickhouse Inn

Each of our member inns has unique character and a commitment to hospitality, so rest assured that your stay with us will be a memorable one.