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Founded in 1959, the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association continues its mission to preserve our American heritage through land preservation & advocacy, living history programs, lectures, seminars, site tours, and support of Scouting. ​

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September 26, 15th “Ride to Gettysburg”
This annual motorcycle run from Harrisburg to gettysburg  benefits the preservation of the PA monuments on the Gettysburg battlefield and the GBPA’s Daniel Lady Farm.  Cost is $10 per person. Information at

House & Barn (Confederate Hospital) Tours and Medical Demonstrations.  
Saturdays and Sundays, April through December; 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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Let us know if you have any questions relating to the GBPA, Daniel Lady Farm, or any of our programs.  We're looking forward to hearing from you!

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The Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association is a 501c3 nonprofit organization under the Internal Revenue Code and is registered as a charitable organization with the Pennsylvania Department of State. Contributions are tax deductible.

Pennsylvanians -- Show your support for the commonwealth's 'icons of freedom' in the Gettysburg National Military Park with PennDOT's new “Gettysburg Monuments” license plate for your car or truck. 
From another state? -- We've got the classic Gettysburg decorative plate.
Go to our Gettysburg License Plates page for more information!

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   Funeral Services for renowned Lincoln Re-enactor Jim Getty:
Public viewing: Thursday, October 1, 2015 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Monahan Funeral Home, 125 Carlisle St., Gettysburg, and on Friday at the church from 10:00 AM until the time of the service. Mourners are welcome to appear in period dress, including uniforms.

Funeral services: held Friday, October 2, 2015 at 11:00 AM from the Gettysburg Presbyterian Church, 208 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg with Rev. Dr. David Wright and Rev. Louis Nyiri officiating. 

The procession will then move to the Evergreen Cemetery for interment. Participants are invited back to the church for a reception.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gettysburg C.A.R.E.S. (Combined Area Resources for Emergency Shelter).
Jim Getty and GBPA President Barb Mowery at the July, 2013, opening of GBPA headquarters on York Street.
Photo courtesy Richard Fischer.