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. 


 

  • star rating  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

    star rating  Our guide was incredible! James was a walking talking textbook who answered every question thoroughly and with passion. You could tell he really enjoyed sharing what he knew. I would... read more

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    5/28/2019

    star rating  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
  • star rating  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

    star rating  It was fun taking a carriage ride, but Jim the guide turned into a journey back to the civil war. Excellent

    667giddyup
    9/04/2019

    star rating  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
  • 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  Guide was very entertaining. The carriage drivers were kind enough to stop and let my 11 year old go to the bathroom in the cornfield. Two hours is a long ride.

    Joseph M
    10/24/2019

    star rating  The ride was smooth and relaxing. The tour guide very knowledgeable and a joy. Will def do this again. Beautiful sites and adventure we didn’t know about.

    Cinnamon_Cooper7
    7/16/2019
  • star rating  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

    star rating  I loved the ride, they gentlemen was very informative about what we were seeing. He also engage the children that was on the ride with their parents.

    Karen S
    7/14/2019

    star rating  Great guide. Very professional and knowledgeable about the battle at Gettysburg. Highly recommend this tour.

    millerkathy56
    7/28/2019
  • star rating  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... read more

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    5/28/2019

    star rating  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

    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  My husband and I took the carriage ride guided tour. What an amazing experience. Everyone was so friendly and the guide was very knowledgeable. Bonus! They provided us with fleece... read more

    ekhartzell96
    10/04/2020

    star rating  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

    star rating  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
  • 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

    DFWalsh2020
    10/01/2020

    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  Chris was our guide and it was like you were sitting with Wikipedia next to you! He knew SO much great information and made history come alive. The Victorian Horse... read more

    DeborahH2409
    10/13/2019
  • star rating  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... read more

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    5/27/2019

    star rating  Carriage loaded on time and drivers were helpful with loading. They were courteous and prompt and offered blankets as it was a cold morning. The tour guide was extraordinary with... read more

    mrsg15236
    10/27/2020

    star rating  The carriage ride itself was very cool, nice and slow in time with the narrator. The narrator had plenty of information and was able to answer all questions given... read more

    Curious44515761054
    7/07/2019
  • star rating  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

    star rating  My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our carriage ride of the Gettysburg Battlefield. The guide as personable and very knowledgeable of the history of Gettysburg. We would highly recommend... read more

    Mary Beth C
    8/02/2019

    star rating  It was wonderful. the horse drawn carriage allowed you to really see the fields. the tour guide was amazing as was the carriage drivers. Not really being a... read more

    Mallarry D
    9/18/2019
  • star rating  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.

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    10/25/2018

    star rating  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

    star rating  For the walking tour, Ken Rich was excellent, totally prepared with full knowledge of history during his tour. For the carriage tour there was one issue that really bothered my... read more

    Peter S
    9/03/2020
  • star rating  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
  • 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  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.... read more

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    5/12/2019
  • star rating  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
  • star rating  All around great time. Friendly staff who are awesome with the horses and guests. First time the wife and I had been on horseback in 35-40 years. Happy to say... read more

    Gary M
    10/19/2019
  • star rating  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
  • star rating  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.

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    6/05/2019

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 to the amazing Gettysburg Heritage Center when you book your Gettysburg Guided Tour with Horse Tours of Gettysburg!
Our Licensed Guides recommend starting your Gettysburg trip with the American Battlefield Trust's Award Winning 20 minute film "Gettysburg Animated Map" at the Gettysburg Heritage Center Museum and Store. This specific movie is a fantastic visual and interactive orientation to the Gettysburg Battlefield for all ages!
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