Gettysburg Carriage Rides

Gettysburg on Site Cell - 717-476-7428 info@confederatetrails.com

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. 


 

  •   The ride was very informative and fun. My nine year old son enjoyed the ride. My husband and I also found the ride to be comfortable and enjoyable. You should... read more

    Inspire20868673955
    7/06/2019

      Excellent tour - interesting and informative. Ken Rich, the tour guide, is excellent. Highly recommended.

    RBC1863
    8/29/2019

      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
  •   Our Corvette Cub recently visited Gettysburg and our first event was a morning ride through the Battlefield with three carriages with amazing staff and guides. This is the only way... read more

    Cornwall152
    7/21/2019

      Very good. Professionally done and very informative. It was well paced and we were given lots of opportunity for questions and prompts for more info about any particular topic of... read more

    lindawass2019
    8/01/2019

      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
  •   We did the Victorian Carriage ride tour. What an excellent way to see the battlefields!
    Our guide, Chris, was awesome! So knowledgeable and friendly. He told the stories... read more

    Climber574262
    10/02/2019

      Although this is the only guided tour I've taken of the battlefield, I can't imagine there's a better one. The drivers (is that what they're called) and the tour guide... read more

    gestar2019
    8/21/2019

      This was a fantastic tour!! We had a blast and learned so much. My only feedback is that the guide needed to talk a little bit slower. He spoke so... read more

    tlglimcher
    10/15/2019
  •   We enjoyed the ride. Fortunately we had a great narrator. The ride is very slow and safe. Staff was helpful. Horses were very well trained.

    583macd
    9/29/2019

      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

      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
  •   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

      Great guide in Dale- very knowledgeable - would have been nice to have had some blue/gray diagrams showing how troops were positioned

    Stephanie L
    10/03/2019

      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... read more

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    5/24/2019
  •   The Ranger/guide was informative and inclusive. We ranged from 8 years old to senior citizen and made sure to include everyone. Do not miss this adventure.

    ShariAnnQuirk
    8/28/2019

      EXCELLENT battlefield guide who animatedly told the story, with the noise of an old fashioned, open air, horse drawn carriage playing in the background. Absolutely fabulous. The only way to... read more

    AmericanBeauty1966
    10/14/2019

      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... read more

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    5/20/2019
  •   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

      This was a great tour of part of the battlegrounds! We would do it again! Our guide was awesome!
    Thank you!!

    Guide646115
    9/23/2020

      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
  •   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

      Excellent tour that I’d recommend to anyone!
    I plan to tell all my friends and family about!
    Jim was extremely knowledgable!
    The horse girls were very courteous and friendly!!... read more

    cindycampbell2020
    9/05/2020

      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
  •   The carriage ride put the ease into understanding the Gettysburg fight. We didn't have to walk, drive or endure the heat if the day. Our historical guide was excellent.

    Easywalker257
    9/26/2019

      This 2 hour carriage tour is a great way to see the battlefield. Excellent tour guide. Very informative

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    5/29/2019

      I’ve taken many tours at Gettysburg and this is by far the best. Knowledgeable tour guide and a very nice small group so that questions could be answered. Best tour... read more

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    6/04/2019
  •   It was a wonderful tour with so much information Great way to see and hear about the battle The guide had so much information to share.

    avatar thumb Juanita B
    6/05/2019

      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... read more

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    4/28/2019

      The drivers were very knowledgeable and was quick to answer questions and offer their extensive knowledge about the horses and carriage. The field guide was especially knowledgeable about the battle... read more

    Tourist25272466597
    6/26/2019
  •   We loved our carriage ride/tour of the battlefield. Chris was a personable, knowledgeable guide, the drivers were friendly, and we loved the horses. If we make it back to visit... read more

    KCthehokie
    11/04/2019
  •   The ride was very informative and fun. My nine year old son enjoyed the ride. My husband and I also found the ride to be comfortable and enjoyable. You should... read more

    Inspire20868673955
    7/06/2019
  •   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
  •   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
  •   Our carriage ride was excellent. Our guide did an amazing job and his knowledge of history and the battle at Gettysburg was amazing. I highly recommend this experience for anyone... read more

    tommiersma
    9/08/2019
  •   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... read more

    avatar thumb Departure33308452718
    11/08/2018
  •   I would have to say that our two hour tour was the highlight of our trip. Our licensed guide, Jim Connery, could not have been more accommodating and knowledgeable. The... read more

    richardlS2294PA
    6/28/2019

We aren’t JUST Horse tours….

Gettysburg Tours. Online reservations. Private Car Tours.

One more way to Experience Gettysburg YOUR way with a Licensed Battlefield Guide!

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. 

Gettysburg tour guides combine history tours and sightseeing tours to give an amazing personalized look at the battlefield then and now.

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!


 

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