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. ​

Upcoming Events

Big Season of Events at Historic Daniel Lady Farm

(April 9) – This year’s season at the Historic Daniel Lady Farm will be the most dynamic yet as the plans of the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association unfold on Hanover Street in Gettysburg. “Our goal this summer is to make the Historic Daniel Lady Farm worthy of more than a...

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...

Holiday Tour at Farm Cancelled

Historic Daniel Lady Farm Repair Plans Underway After Truck Slams Into Farmhouse

November 14 – The Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association has swung into action to repair the farmhouse on the Historic Daniel Lady Farm in Gettysburg after a pickup truck slammed into the building on Saturday, Nov 11. Pennsylvania State Police report the accident happen around 10:15 a.m. when an elderly man...

Happy 175th Birthday

Daniel Lady Farm Celebrates Important Milestone

It’s a quiet celebration; business as usual. The barn on the Historic Daniel Lady Farm in Gettysburg just turned 175 years of age. The German bank barn was built for Daniel and Rebecca Lady starting in the spring of 1842 and completed later that year. Construction began with the foundation...

The 44th Annual Artifacts Show

2017 GBPA Civil War Artifacts and Collectibles Show

It’s the last weekend in June, one week before the July 4th holiday and the Gettysburg Anniversary Committee’s annual battle reenactment. The weather is ideal. But Barb Mowery, President of the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association, is a bit disappointed as she helps oversee the opening of the organization’s 44th Civil...

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Petition to Save Gettysburg Hallowed Ground!

There are 3 options for you to take action to SAVE GETTYSBURG HALLOWED GROUND. Fill out the form on this page and send it to us with the message: SAVE HALLOWED GROUND. It will be added to our growing petition. We will not share your e-mail address other than it...
Events & Opportunities
Preservation, programs, and support

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

Upcoming Events

Open Every Weekend
- The Historic Daniel Lady Farm
Beginning April 14, 2018, the Historic Daniel Lady Farm will be open for tours on Saturdays and Sundays every weekend through December 16, 2018. 10...
A Victorian Birthday Bash
- Historic Daniel Lady Farm
Come join the Rebecca Lady Society for lovely tea and Birthday Celebration in 1860's fashion! The Historic Daniel Lady Farm has seem many changes in...
- Historic Daniel Lady Farm
On May 25th and 26th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., reenactors and living historians will present displays, talks and demonstrations spanning the major American...
- Historic Daniel Lady Farm
On May 25th and 26th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., reenactors and living historians will present displays, talks and demonstrations spanning the major American...
Reenactment Mentoring
- Historic Daniel Lady Farm
Spend the weekend surrounded with other women who share your curiosity about (a woman's place) during the Civil War. Share your knowledge, and your skills....
Two-day Collectors Show
- Eisenhower Hotel & Conference Center Allstar Expo Complex, 2634 Emmitsburg Road, Gettysburg
A major annual fundraiser for the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association, the Artifact and Collector’s Show is regarded as one of the best in the nation....
Two-day Collectors Show
- Eisenhower Hotel & Conference Center Allstar Expo Complex
A major annual fundraiser for the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association, the Artifact and Collector’s Show is regarded as one of the best in the nation....
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.

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.