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  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  Loved this tour of the battlefield! The gentleman's recollection and knowledge of the battle was remarkable, sadly, I have forgotten his name! He painted such a realistic picture as... read more

    Lynne S
    8/12/2019

    star rating  Thank you Jim for a very informative tour. So knowledgeable and patient. Only four of us on the ride and so patient to answer all questions asked and... read more

    kenko
    9/09/2020
  • 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

    avatar thumb Bbnn1622
    5/05/2019

    star rating  This was a great way to experience the park. It was extremely informative and the park is very big, so taking a tour is helpful.

    Jessica T
    9/18/2019

    star rating  Had a wonderful time and even during the Covid 19 talking through a mask, our narrator Dale was awesome and very informative....

    Phileefan
    9/14/2020
  • star rating  We loved the scenic tour of the park and surrounding area via carriage ride. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable about the war history. He recommended we have dinner... read more

    Brenda C
    9/23/2019

    star rating  Had a great time on the tour Dave really knew his stuff and made it fun for each of us and was able to tie in a story from each... read more

    Mike H
    10/14/2019

    star rating  Nice and relaxed two hour tour. Guide was very knowledgeable, and friendly, really stimulated conversation with everyone. Drivers were great as well, and let my kids pet the horses after.... read more

    dshipman40
    8/01/2019
  • star rating  We really enjoyed our ride. Only one percent of visitors see Gettysburg Battlefield by horse back riding so you definitely need to be the part of it. That is one... read more

    alinaholovko
    10/23/2019

    star rating  The tour was good a lot of great history learned. I do wish there would have been a few stops but all in all it was definitely worth the money.

    DayTrip40995868218
    6/12/2019

    star rating  the guide was very knowledgeable and passionate. He kept our attention and answered all our questions.

    Dellann S
    9/04/2019
  • star rating  Ken Rich's 2 hour walking tours are outstanding! I had the pleasure of doing two - back to back - and I learned so much. Ken pointed out... read more

    Robin C
    10/07/2020

    star rating  Codori, Houck, Benner, Menchey, Wade. The names evoke familiar places on the Gettysburg battlefield, but what about their stories? For any long term student of the battle, Gettysburg... read more

    rowebb74
    9/21/2020

    star rating  We took our 4 boys (ages 12 to 7) and it was a great learning experience for them! Very informative and fun!!

    kathleenbenner
    8/22/2019
  • star rating  Another stellar walking tour by Ken Rich. Chambersburg Street this time. I just love the citizens stories. Seeing how the town was taken over by the battle aftermath is... read more

    Jackie G
    9/15/2019

    star rating  What a great and informative tour!! I can't imagine seeing the battlefield any other way. The horses Rex and Mike did a great job. Well Mike worked his tail off!!... read more

    MandaGuag
    9/22/2019

    star rating  This is a must when visiting Gettysburg. It really was a interesting and educational ride. Friendly staff, well informed tour guide.

    bev142019
    9/04/2019
  • 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  This was the best part of our trip to Gettysburg. Our guide Andie gave us incites to the battle that were amazing. I'm afraid of horses but... read more

    Gayann H
    9/28/2019

    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  The Victorian Carriage Ride was amazing! The horses are well taken care of, drivers were very nice, and the Battlefield guide was full of interesting information. The ride was very... read more

    tluebke
    7/02/2019

    star rating  During our family/birthday trip to Gettysburg, we took the Victorian Carriage Company tour of the battlefield. Our guide was exceptionally knowledgeable of the history as we explored the battlefield. The... read more

    Richard N
    8/13/2019

    star rating  This morning we enjoyed an outstanding tour of Hospital Sites throughout the town with Ken Rich. Ken is a wealth of knowledge, and packed a TON of great info... read more

    Maria N
    11/03/2019
  • star rating  Everything went well and the guide and driver did a nice job. I thought it would cover more of the battlefield.

    Z1423VBrobertp
    10/24/2020

    star rating  Civil War paced tour of the Gettysburg battlefields. Highly recommend this tour. The guide that travelled with us on the horse and carriage tour was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable. As... read more

    formerbrit2003
    8/15/2019

    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  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  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... read more

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    11/13/2018

    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  Very interesting info about the battlefield and the 3 days of the Civil War that took place at Gettysburg. Great way to see the battlefield with children.

    mwhengst
    7/09/2019
  • star rating  Well informed tour on the grounds of Gettysburg. No better way than horseback! Andie was great and the tour operators were great with helping out.

    Amy S
    9/24/2019
  • star rating  This tour along with a superior guide was the high lite of our visit to Gettysburg. The guide was so informative and entertaining that the two hours flew by.... read more

    Gary N
    9/16/2020
  • star rating  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... read more

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    11/02/2018
  • 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  Enjoyable tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable of the battle and the time period. Would recommend it for older folks, especially.

    avatar thumb J B
    5/24/2019
  • star rating  Excellent tour - interesting and informative. Ken Rich, the tour guide, is excellent. Highly recommended.

    RBC1863
    8/29/2019

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