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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 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 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

      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.

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    11/19/2018

      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

      the ride was very enjoyable two hours the pace was a slow trot, the guide was very knowledgeable, took time to answer questions, we returned on time. the carriage seemed well maintained, overall we enjoyed the ride and would definitely recommend this to others.

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    5/27/2019
  •   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

      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 ever!!

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    6/04/2019

      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.

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    5/22/2019
  •   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 carriage when the rain came. 2 hours flew by with great coverage of the battle.

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    5/28/2019

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

    thumb Tina H
    5/29/2019

      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
  •   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

      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 drivers were very nice as well and they let the horses rest at various spots along the...More

    thumb Karen C
    6/20/2019

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

    thumb Pierre F
    5/26/2019
  •   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

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    10/29/2018

      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

      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
  •   Great way to see the battle field. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and the carriage was very comfortable.

    thumb Philip T
    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 super knowledgeable. We were able to cover decent ground during the 2 hour tour. Would...More

    thumb Kristen P
    6/25/2019

      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
  •   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

      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

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    4/28/2019

      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!

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    4/25/2019
  •   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

      We thoroughly enjoyed our tour with the Victorian Carriage Company! Our tour guide Eric Lindblade was extremely knowledgeable and gave us a wonderful tour. We learned so much about the Gettysburg Battle. We will highly recommend your company to others!

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    5/31/2019

      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.

    thumb Juanita B
    6/05/2019
  •   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

      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

      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
  •   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 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
  •   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
  •   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
  •   It was a great experience. The guide was knowledgeable and the staff great. It was better than doing a bus tour.

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    6/21/2019
  •   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 ride was very enjoyable two hours the pace was a slow trot, the guide was very knowledgeable, took time to answer questions, we returned on time. the carriage seemed well maintained, overall we enjoyed the ride and would definitely recommend this to others.

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    5/27/2019

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!