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. 


 

  •   We spent our 38th anniversary at a bed & breakfast in Gettysburg. We spent a very informative horse-drawn carriage ride through the battlefield. I wish I could remember... read more

    sch0bers1
    9/04/2019

      Love the slow pace, Dale as well as the rest of the crew was outstanding. Dale explained the battle so I could piece it all together.

    William M
    10/27/2019

      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
  •   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... read more

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    12/03/2018

      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

      Jim was such a great guide. He kept us all wanting more info. I want to take my family back the next time with all the grand kids... read more

    Escape198555
    9/02/2019
  •   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

    avatar thumb Linda B
    5/24/2019

      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

      On our first day we drove part of the Auto route through the Park.

    The carriage ride was a nice addition to give us a better prospective and... read more

    Tracey P
    9/07/2020
  •   this tour was the highlight of our vacation. The guides did such a wonderful job of including the guests in the history of Gettysburg.

    60traveling55
    9/24/2020

      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

      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
  •   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

      This carriage ride was totally amazing. Wonderful guide and tour group. Guide was knowledgeable on the Civil War. Hope to take another ride next visit.

    Departure36064
    9/26/2019

      Very nice carriage ride. Our guide was very informative and answered all our questions. I highly recommend this tour.

    jlpugh1
    7/13/2019
  •   Thoroughly enjoyed our carriage tour of the battlefield. The tour guide, James Connley, was outstanding and you could tell he really wanted his customers to understand and feel what... read more

    621jeand
    10/04/2020

      The tour guide basically talked to much. He knows what he was talking about and how the battle went, also like he had been there during the battle. He put... read more

    Tim S
    9/10/2019

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

    Excursion63468448628
    7/30/2019
  •   The whole team was great--the owners/drivers of the horses were most friendly and accommodating, helping with photos at the end, and making sure everyone was taken care of throughout the... read more

    Deborah W
    10/07/2020

      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

      Best tour in Gettysburg at two miles an hour. Fred And Barney did a great job. Our guide Gary was very knowledgeable and made the tour a lot of... read more

    Terry R
    7/15/2019
  •   the guide was very knowledgeable and passionate. He kept our attention and answered all our questions.

    Dellann S
    9/04/2019

      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

      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
  •   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

      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

      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... read more

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    5/12/2019
  •   The 2 hour carriage ride felt like 30 minutes. I've been coming to Gettysburg every summer since a child and I dont think I ever learned so much! Truman the... read more

    WaylondsMama
    9/23/2020

      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

      Entire staff went above and beyond to ensure a positive experience. Would definitely recommend this tour!

    odellbecky
    10/22/2020
  •   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
  •   We did this as a family weekend away - much needed time to be together and have fun. We have two grandsons that certainly would not have been able... read more

    546sheric
    11/11/2019
  •   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
  •   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
  •   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
  •   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
  •   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

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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