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 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

      Had a wonderful experience with our walking tour with Ken Rich (actually our 3rd with him). He is very interesting and informative. We enjoyed how he explained how the town... read more

    LLHFR
    6/08/2020

      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 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

      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

      Our guide gave us very little information about what we were passing on the route. He was too busy joking around with passengers. The horses go so slow,... read more

    DeniseG0706
    7/25/2019
  •   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

      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

      Tour guide was very informative and personable, as was the carriage "drivers" themselves. Katy was super helpful and was kind enough to drive us back to our car, because... read more

    Wanderer47180612781
    7/06/2019
  •   better than the bus. slow 2 hour tour of the battlefield with an informative, knowledgeable guide. open air carriage with canopy. dress for the weather. overcast with occasional light... read more

    danielhE2244PY
    6/14/2019

      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

      I was privileged enough to have a solo tour with Ken Rich recently. He is a wealth of knowledge and I learned so much about the town of Gettysburg and... read more

    JSeaks
    11/10/2019
  •   A fantastic experience. Really provided an insight into the battle. The guide provided information that I was not aware of. Our youngest son and his wife were... read more

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    5/20/2019

      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

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

    jlpugh1
    7/13/2019
  •   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... read 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... read more

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    5/20/2019

      My husband and I were on the horseback tour while my father-in-law and his wife took the carriage tour. We had all taken a 3 hour car tour with a... read more

    Fearless740600
    10/30/2019
  •   We had a great time touring the battlefield by carriage. Bill, Katie and our guide Joe were fantastic.. We would definitely recommend Vicotorian Carrriage Company as a... read more

    Lisa E
    8/21/2019

      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

      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
  •   We were a group of 6 adults and it was our first trip to Gettysburg. We started off our 2 day trip with the carriage ride tour and were very... read more

    lindaw44222019
    10/12/2019

      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

      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
  •   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

      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... read more

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    4/29/2019

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

    RBC1863
    8/29/2019
  •   Everything was top notch on our tour. The carriage operator was great. The horses, Candy and Shelia, were outstanding. Our guide Tim, gave us a whole different perspective of Gettysburg.... read more

    Safari41506271027
    8/13/2019

      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

      The trip was well worth the cost! My wife and I enjoyed seeing the battlefield at the speed of the troops. The drivers were wonderful and the horses very laid... read more

    jerrycolj
    8/26/2019
  •   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
  •   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
  •   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
  •   We booked a carriage ride for 9am so we could get an overview of the battlefield first. I'm glad we did it this way. I was concerned that we wouldn't... read more

    Jeff B
    8/11/2019
  •   I loved it. My son was so intrigued by what was being said. I've always been a history buff, so this was enjoyable!

    ArmySoldier1983
    7/17/2019
  •   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.

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    10/25/2018
  •   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... read more

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    4/29/2019

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.

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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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