Gettysburg Carriage Rides

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Victorian Carriage Company

Gettysburg Battlefield Carriage Tours


Licensed Battlefield Guided Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours 

Gettysburg National Military Park

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania


Horse Tours of the Gettysburg Battlefield – Town Tours – Walking Tours

Witness Gettysburg at the Speed of History!

Horse Tours of Gettysburg has a great selection of historical tours and things to do in Gettysburg!!  Family friendly tours, affordable prices, group rates, Gettysburg pa attraction packages and custom iteneries are available. Licensed Battlefield Guided Tours, Evening Town Carriage Rides and Special Event Carriage Tours- all from the comfort our Horse-drawn carriages! Enjoy the timeless method of transportation that was key to the Civil War’s military – the Horse-drawn Carriage. 


 

  • star rating  I was in town in April and really enjoyed Ken's walks so when I was back in town with some friends I brought them out to experience Ken's wonderful... read more

    Rick N
    9/17/2019

    star rating  Very informative guide and nice horse drivers. Very friendly and knowledgeable. They showed us around and told us so much that I would not have got from just driving... read more

    765carolynb
    10/08/2019

    star rating  We enjoyed it even though it was cut short due to weather. We appreciate that the refund was given right away. The staff was friendly and courteous.

    Curiosity484909
    7/03/2019
  • star rating  This was the highlight of our trip. Our guide Kevin was awesome! I definitely would recommend this as an up close way to see the battlefields.

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    10/25/2018

    star rating  Great husband and wife team. Very knowledgeable and friendly guide. Overall a professionally run operation.

    DeltaRat
    9/26/2020

    star rating  I have been to G-burg many times. However, I was thrilled to have the chance to tour the battlefield in a horse drawn carriage. The fact that this... read more

    1959SalGal
    6/20/2019
  • star rating  It was a great experience. The guide was knowledgeable and the staff great. It was better than doing a bus tour.

    FarAway17470809627
    6/21/2019

    star rating  Great people, great history, a perfectly well mannered horse who knew what he was doing, and just about the right length when your life doesn’t normally include a saddle.

    Stevespencer824
    10/14/2019

    star rating  Knowledgeable and personable guide. Great storyteller. One would believe that he was there in July of 1863!

    TonyKarenS
    10/10/2020
  • star rating  My husband, the history buff, has remarked daily, since our 2-hour carriage tour of the Battlefield 5 days ago, what a great experience it was. Kevin, the tourguide, engaged each... read more

    Doris W
    10/01/2020

    star rating  Really enjoyed Ed Guy our guide. He shared some great battlefield stories which were entertaining, historical & educational. Thank you

    Excursion63468448628
    7/30/2019

    star rating  We took this carriage tour in July and enjoyed it a lot. I titled this review, "Watch where you sit" because I have a permanent injuries to my neck &... read more

    Jaycor56
    7/18/2019
  • star rating  Great way to tour the battlefield and our tour guide was very knowledgeable. It's important for us all to see and understand the history of this great country before the... read more

    Fran K
    10/07/2020

    star rating  Very informative. Too expensive. Our guide barely took a breath in the entire 2 hours. We had to interrupt in order to ask a question. Carriage was not able to... read more

    joanarmon
    10/23/2020

    star rating  We met the Carriage in front of the Heritage center at 0900. Drivers were very friendly and we enjoyed the stories the guide told. We had children with us that... read more

    Connector27724636679
    6/29/2019
  • star rating  I enjoyed the carriage ride very much. We had an excellent tour guide who was very knowledgeable and knew the answers to all of our questions! The team... read more

    Karen C
    6/20/2019

    star rating  Loved Rex and Mike the horses were phenomenal. Battlefield guide was knowledgeable and personable. The carriage was comfortable but only issue was it was a little crowded

    eleckzar
    10/10/2020

    star rating  Our carriage drivers were competent and friendly. The battlefield guide who accompanied us was very funny and really knew his facts

    Navigate14613738248
    10/06/2020
  • star rating  Ken Rich is a Gettysburg historian par excellence. His knowledge of not only the town but the battle itself is unequalled. At less than $20 for a two-hour walking tour,... read more

    Scott D H
    9/28/2019

    star rating  We thoroughly enjoyed the carriage ride. The carriage was comfortable and covered but make sure you dress appropriately for the weather. Our tour guide was extremely friendly and... read more

    jeremy06365
    10/12/2020

    star rating  Great conversation, wealth of knowledge, and excellent ride! Highly recommend this to anyone that desires a little nostalgia ?

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    5/26/2019
  • star rating  Horse drawn carriage was enjoyable. Tour guide was knowledgeable and informative. We had young children with but just let them watch movies so we could pay attention.

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    5/22/2019

    star rating  A fantastic experience. Really provided an insight into the battle. The guide provided information that I was not aware of. Our youngest son and his wife were... read more

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    5/20/2019

    star rating  This was the best way to understand the pace of how things were during the battle. Riding between the battle lines at a slow horse's pace. Kevin was a great... read more

    M1ST3RT33
    9/09/2020
  • star rating  Really enjoyed our carriage ride. The handler and driver were amazing. The horses, Mike and Rex were very strong beautiful Belgium’s. Got a really good understanding of the scope of... read more

    okamod2
    7/02/2019

    star rating  What better way to see the battlefields than by horse and carriage. You will be moving at an 1860’s pace with runners and bikers passing the carriage. Tour guide was... read more

    Kristen P
    6/25/2019

    star rating  Our tour guide was super knowledgeable about everything pertaining to the Civil War and life at that time. It was a great time

    DayTrip38430
    8/01/2019
  • star rating  My sister and I actually rescheduled our trip so that we would be able to take a horse and carriage tour through town. We were in for a special treat.... read more

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    5/05/2019

    star rating  We took this tour and everyone really enjoyed it. Our tour guide, Dale, did and excellent job covering the battle, and tactics. We were grateful that we had the... read more

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    5/28/2019

    star rating  Our certified guide knew things as if he were actually there. Could answer any question in detail. I actually looked up everything he said and it’s all a documented fact!... read more

    Safari32705206180
    7/07/2019
  • star rating  Wonderful visit to enjoy sunset and hear about the battles from an excellent official guide. Carriage ride was a delightful way to spend a very warm summer evening.

    Escape65159149812
    7/07/2019
  • star rating  This company went above and beyond! My husband had a medical issue going on and they got him off the horse and called for their boss, Doug, to pick he... read more

    Dorothy N
    9/23/2019
  • star rating  Very impressed with the Gettysburg carriage tour. Friendly drivers, comfortable, clean carriage, and a knowledgable tour guide. We got a better understanding of what happened along with little snippets of... read more

    Katnaper
    10/03/2019
  • star rating  Horses were very well behaved. Joe our guide was very helpful and answered all questions asked. Drivers were very helpful too. This ride is a great way to see part... read more

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    6/09/2019
  • star rating  The carriage team was friendly, Ralph (the historian) has a fantastic personality and does a wonderful job bringing the history into the present.

    Happiness16836744726
    6/20/2019
  • star rating  Everything was top notch on our tour. The carriage operator was great. The horses, Candy and Shelia, were outstanding. Our guide Tim, gave us a whole different perspective of Gettysburg.... read more

    Safari41506271027
    8/13/2019
  • star rating  Guide was very entertaining. The carriage drivers were kind enough to stop and let my 11 year old go to the bathroom in the cornfield. Two hours is a long ride.

    Joseph M
    10/24/2019

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Our goal is to make sure Special Gettysburg events and Guided Battlefield Tours are available, accessible and bookable online. 

Same day Tours ARE available, and they ARE LISTED and bookable at the LOWEST PRICE in Gettysburg. 

Request specific themed Gettysburg Battlefield tours or request a specific Gettysburg Battlefield Guide when booking your private tour! Requests can be made by calling or texting Darah at 717-476-7428

Giving guests the power choose a time, book and pay- all within our online Calendar.

Reservations for your Gettysburg Tour are quick, secure and immediate into available 2 hour Car Tour openings. Additional hours can be added to tours when booing. 

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Gettysburg Heritage Center


Special offer on admission to the Gettysburg Heritage Center!   


Save 15% on your ticket to the Gettysburg Heritage Center when you book any Horse Tours of Gettysburg Carriage or Horseback Tour! Only $7.50 each (that’s 15% off our everyday item price of $9.50) when you add them to your Horse Tour booking!
An easy way to purchase your tickets to the amazing Gettysburg Heritage Center when you book your Gettysburg Guided Tour with Horse Tours of Gettysburg!
Our Licensed Guides recommend starting your Gettysburg trip with the American Battlefield Trust's Award Winning 20 minute film "Gettysburg Animated Map" at the Gettysburg Heritage Center Museum and Store. This specific movie is a fantastic visual and interactive orientation to the Gettysburg Battlefield for all ages!
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