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Victorian Carriage Company Gettysburg Carriage Tours


Licensed Guided Battlefield Tours of Gettysburg National Military Park, Gettysburg, Pa

Town History Walking Tours – Historic Town Carriage Rides


Horse-drawn Carriage Battlefield Tours – Town Tours- Gettysburg, Pa

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, Town Walking Tours 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. 

 


 

  •   Everything was well organized and very informative. The guide was greatly knowledgeable and it was a nice historical experience.

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    5/19/2019

      My husband and I have visited Gettysburg for 30 years now and thought we've done it all until we saw the sign for the horse and wagon ride. It was wonderful! The clip-clop of the horses' hooves and the slow pace set the scene for...More

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    5/24/2019

      A horse drawn carriage was the perfect way to see the battlefield. The horses were beautiful and the timing between points of interest on the battlefield and our guide, Kevin's, talk was timed perfectly. Kevin made you feel like you were witnessing the battle for...More

    thumb Emily M
    10/29/2018
  •   We had a wonderful time on the Gettysburg carriage ride! We pulled our surprise on our 15 year old, and although the weather was blustery and cold, we three bundled up and we all loved it!!

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    11/13/2018

      We loved being pulled by horses through the battlefield! Our guide was able to answer any questions we had, and was very nice! People on other tours were taking pictures of our carriage; it sure looked like more fun! It really is a fantastic way...More

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    5/12/2019

      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.

    thumb jerimoulds
    10/25/2018
  •   The weather was blustery, but the company went above and beyond to make sure we were comfortable and warm as possible. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and a delight. Great experience!

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    11/06/2018

      Enjoyable tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable of the battle and the time period. Would recommend it for older folks, especially.

    thumb J B
    5/24/2019

      Carriage drivers to the guy telling stories about the details of the battle were the best. Everybody should take the tour of the battlefield in this way. The two hours flew by. It make me proud to be a American.

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    5/24/2019
  •   The 2 hour Battlefield Carriage Ride was interesting and informative. The guide was knowledgeable about the Civil War. The ride gave an overview of the Battlefield, not in depth. I would recommend this as an introduction to the Battlefield.

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    5/12/2019

      This tour is a wonderful way to experience the Gettysburg Battlefield. My husband and I were so impressed by the wealth of knowledge that our guide, John Miller, had about the area, and his passion for retelling the history of the battles was very much...More

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    5/11/2019

      Tour guide was knowledgeable and entertaining. Wonderful way to see the battlefield at Gettysburg. The guide's narrative enhanced the experience.

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    5/20/2019
  •   Ever since i was a little boy watching my first ever movie in the big theatre, "How the West was won", l have had a fascination with the American Civil War. Reading many books, documentaries and watching historical dvd's, Gettysburg has always been on my...More

    thumb david p
    4/28/2019

      Great tour with very knowledgeable guide such as Jim he talks continously for 2 hours as all battle details live in his head, what a battle! and what a tour!

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    11/05/2018

      I had taken an hour tour about 3 years ago with this company and it was absolutely awesome. So when we returned this year we did a 2 hour tour. First time it was much better. Our guide this time never took a breath. He...More

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    5/13/2019
  •   We enjoyed our ride with the Victorian Carriage Company. They were on time and even had blankets for tour. The weather was cool and overcast. The best part of the trip was the narrative given by a guide and the time of questions and answers..We...More

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    11/08/2018

      We had the best ride! Our your guide Jim Miller was outstanding, very knowledgeable and speaks the whole 2 hours. Actively speaks of the battle like he's going through it. Love his passion! Thank you, God Bless!

    thumb Barbara A
    4/25/2019

      My husband and I took the 2 hour tour. We were blessed with descent weather. Thoroughly enjoyed it! The carraige was modern, covered over top, and had plastic covers (that were up at the time) around its sides to protect passengers from any rain. The...More

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    5/20/2019
  •   We enjoyed a most delightful and informative 2 hour tour by carriage that covered much of the battle, with an emphasis on the principal sites associated with the 2nd and 3rd days of the battle, especially Pickett's Charge. Our guide offered new stories of those...More

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    4/29/2019

      We had a battlefield guide take us on a four hour tour of the Gettysburg battlefield on the first day we were in Gettysburg. We were THRILLED to find that we had another licensed battlefield guide, Eric, to narrate our carriage ride of the battlefield....More

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    11/02/2018

      Our guide, Eric, was fantastic! He was so knowledgeable and made it easy to imagine what was happening on the battlefield years ago. He had a lot of interesting facts about the monuments, community and about the soldiers and their leaders. We did the self...More

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    10/24/2018
  •   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 with us and really enjoyed themselves.

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    5/20/2019

      The reluctant witness town walks by Ken Rich are outstanding! If you want to learn about the citizens of the town during the battle including the battles in the streets of town. These walks will give you a wonderfully painted story of what happened in...More

    thumb Rick N
    4/07/2019

      This ride was wonderful. Our hosts made sure we were comfortable and our battlefield guide, Eric, was amazing to say the least. We would highly recommend for anyone that has interest in the battlefield.

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    11/19/2018
  •   Just awesome,the battlefield was overpowering and emotional when our guide,Eric gave the details of the 3 days at every turn.i could have listened to Eric for 4 hours.He is a talented,knowledgable guide.He would make a great teacher only if they still taught American history at...More

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    4/21/2019

      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.

    thumb casie2016
    5/22/2019

      This was an excellent experience! Our tour guide, Eric, was so knowledgeable and animated. He made history come to life. He was very good with questions and accommodating our needs. The horses and drivers were very skilled, as well. Five stars! Advice: it can get...More

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    10/24/2018
  •   The horse and buggy tour was awesome. Our guide Kevin was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Great history lesson.Recommend as a must go to monument.

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    5/04/2019

      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. Our tour guide Ken Rich have us the history of the churches that were turned...More

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    5/05/2019

      Visited with our kids ages from 9 to 16 years old. It was very interesting for everybody. Tour guide is very knowledgeable, very friendly. The way he was talking about the battle made it easy to imagine the landscape of those times, the army positions,...More

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    12/03/2018
  •   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. Our tour guide Ken Rich have us the history of the churches that were turned...More

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    5/05/2019
  •   A horse drawn carriage was the perfect way to see the battlefield. The horses were beautiful and the timing between points of interest on the battlefield and our guide, Kevin's, talk was timed perfectly. Kevin made you feel like you were witnessing the battle for...More

    thumb Emily M
    10/29/2018
  •   We enjoyed a most delightful and informative 2 hour tour by carriage that covered much of the battle, with an emphasis on the principal sites associated with the 2nd and 3rd days of the battle, especially Pickett's Charge. Our guide offered new stories of those...More

    thumb rpl170192016
    4/29/2019
  •   Enjoyable tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable of the battle and the time period. Would recommend it for older folks, especially.

    thumb J B
    5/24/2019
  •   This ride was wonderful. Our hosts made sure we were comfortable and our battlefield guide, Eric, was amazing to say the least. We would highly recommend for anyone that has interest in the battlefield.

    thumb Travel55963185950
    11/19/2018
  •   Ever since i was a little boy watching my first ever movie in the big theatre, "How the West was won", l have had a fascination with the American Civil War. Reading many books, documentaries and watching historical dvd's, Gettysburg has always been on my...More

    thumb david p
    4/28/2019
  •   This was an excellent experience! Our tour guide, Eric, was so knowledgeable and animated. He made history come to life. He was very good with questions and accommodating our needs. The horses and drivers were very skilled, as well. Five stars! Advice: it can get...More

    thumb D4916LOannek
    10/24/2018
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Private Car Tours NOW available to book YEAR ROUND!

Online tour options and real time booking for your Gettysburg Battlefield Tour. In addition to Horse Tours, we are able to provide guests with availabilities to tour one-on-one with a Licensed Battlefield Guide. Real-time booking for guided 2 – 4 hour Private car tours, motorcycle tours, and walking tours. Our goal is to make sure Special Gettysburg events and Guided Battlefield Tours are available, accessible and bookable online. 


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 for admission the the amazing Gettysburg Heritage Center Film and Museum!
  • See their award winning Film and Animated Map-  The animated maps combine digital effects and live footage to bring the 3 day movement across the Battlefield to life. 


Our Licensed Guides recommend beginning your Gettysburg trip at the Gettysburg Heritage Center Museum with their award winning 20 minute film; it is a fantastic visual and interactive orientation to the Gettysburg Battlefield!


 

Licensed Battlefield Guided Carriage Tours

Special Event Carriage Tours

Guided Battlefield Tours on Horseback

Gettysburg Heritage Center Tickets 

Town Horse-drawn Carriage Rides and Tours

Historic Town Walking Tours