Founded in 1959, the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association continues its mission to preserve our American heritage.

Get involved to help with land preservation & advocacy, living history programs, lectures, seminars, site tours, and support of Scouting. ​

GBPA matches federal funds to preserve monuments at Gettysburg National Military Park

Partners Support Monument Preservation

The Gettysburg Foundation and the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association (GBPA) have provided donations to match federal funds to preserve monuments at Gettysburg National Military Park. Thanks to partner support and federal funding from the Helium Act, a total of $188,129 is available to do repairs and preservation maintenance for more...

The Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association is proud to announce they will be hosting and managing the 2020 Battle of Gettysburg reenactment.

GBPA’s Daniel Lady Farm to Host the 2020 Battle of Gettysburg

- Gettysburg
The Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association (GBPA.org) is proud to announce they will be hosting and managing the 2020 Battle of Gettysburg reenactment. It will be staged on the hallowed ground of the GBPA’s 148-acre Daniel Lady Farm located on Hanover Road bordering the Gettysburg National Military Park at Benner Hill....

GBPA Letter Outlines 4 Areas of Concern

GBPA Gives Straban Twp. List of Concerns Questioning Proposed “Hallowed Ground” Development

(August 30) – The Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association has given the Straban Township Planning Commission and the Township Supervisors a detailed letter outlining its concerns over proposed new development between Route 30 (York Pike) and Route 116 (Hanover Pike). The development encompasses property that was known as the Wolf Farm...

Pennsylvania House votes unanimously

Pennsylvania House Unanimous in Adding to GBPA Camp Letterman Preservation Drive

(June 25) – The Pennsylvania House of Representatives voted unanimously Thursday to adopt a resolution (H.R. 998) honoring the Camp Letterman General Hospital established in the weeks following the massive Civil War battle in Gettysburg. At Letterman, thousands of wounded Confederate and Union troops were gathered from area homes, barns,...

Vermont House formally adopts resolution

Vermont Legislature Backs GBPA Letterman Preservation Drive

(May 17) – The Vermont House of Representatives and Senate have formally adopted a resolution (J.R.S. 59) supporting the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association’s effort to preserve what remains of the Camp Letterman hospital site. “We are thrilled, that a state government is backing a large part of our campaign to...

Preservation Ball Reaches Milestone

Civil War Preservation Ball passes $100k landmark

(April 4) – The 15th annual Civil War Preservation Ball held March 10 put the total amount of money raised for the Pennsylvania Gettysburg Monuments Project over dance’s history to more than $100,000. The Project provides funds for the repair and maintenance of the more than 140 Pennsylvania monuments and...

Farmhouse Reopening

Damaged Daniel Lady farmhouse to re-open for start of 2018 season

(March 29) – Five months after a runaway pickup truck smashed through the side of the farmhouse on the Historic Daniel Lady Farm in Gettysburg, the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association has announced that extensive repairs are wrapping up and the house and adjacent barn will open for the 2018 season...
Events & Opportunities
Preservation, programs, and support

Join us at regular events, shows, and music at the Historic Daniel Lady Farm.

Upcoming Events

The Historic Daniel Lady Farm regular tours ARE CLOSED FOR THE SEASON. However, Group tours can be still arranged by contacting info@gbpa.org Tours are also...
- The Dobbin House
GBPA Annual Meeting and Membership Reception 2019 and 2020 Dues Paying Members Welcome Historic Dobbin House 89 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325 Remembrance Day Weekend...
- The Daniel Lady Farm
Mark Your Calendars! Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association 2020 Activities Schedule for the Historic Daniel Lady Farm Spring Anniversary Civil War Event, April18 – 19 1880’s...
The Historic Daniel Lady Farm
Scout Camping on the Historic Daniel Lady Farm
Scout Camping on the The Historic Daniel Lady Farm
The Historic Daniel Lady Farm

Since 1999, the GBPA has owned, restored and operated the historic 146-acre Daniel Lady Farm on the Old Hanover Street. The farm served as Major General Edward Johnson’s staging area for the Confederate attack on Culp’s Hill, and was used as a Confederate Field Hospital during the battle. The Historic Daniel Lady Farm staff offers tours, camping for reenactors and scouts, living history demonstrations and educational workshops.

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Living History

Reenactors, Boy Scouts of America Venture Crew 1861, Scout Camping, and the Education Center

Preservation

Help us in the preservation of the historic Gettysburg Battlefield.

Become A Member

Join the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association and now enjoy free admission to the Daniel Lady House and Hospital tours and more.