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

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Fall Farm Skirmish Coming

Battlefield land will host “Fall Farm Skirmish” Oct. 20 & 21

(September 20) – The Historic Daniel Lady Farm will be the setting for the Fall Farm Skirmish October 20 and 21 as units of the First and Second Regiments of the Federal Volunteer Brigade will face off with the 7th Louisiana Infantry and local Confederate forces in a live-action skirmish....

Motorcyclists Gearing Up

“Ride for the Monuments” will motor to Gettysburg Sept. 22

(September 11) – Motorcyclists from across Pennsylvania are gearing up for this year’s 18 th annual edition of the “Ride for the Monuments” from the State Capitol in Harrisburg to Gettysburg on Sept. 22. The ride, organized by the Alliance of Bikers Aimed Toward Education (ABATE), benefits the Pennsylvania Gettysburg...

Family Fun Farm Frolic on Sept. 29

“Butter” not miss the GBPA’s Family Fun Farm Frolic at Historic Daniel Lady Farm Sept. 29

(September 6) – The Adams County 4H will team-up with the Rebecca Lady Society for a family-oriented “down on the farm” day on Sept. 29 at the Historic Daniel Lady Farm, 1008 Hanover Street in Gettysburg. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. that day, farm and service animals will be...

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...

Medical Aftermath coming at the end of August

Gettysburg; the Medical Aftermath coming to Historic Daniel Lady Farm Aug. 25 & 26

(August 5) – After the armies of the Union and Confederacy moved south following the massive three-day engagement at Gettysburg in July, 1863, the battle to address the human misery in the wake of the clash had just begun. “Gettysburg: the Medical Aftermath,” running from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m....

Award Winners Announced

GBPA Artifact and Collectibles Show in Review

July 4 -- With temperatures outside knocking on the century mark, Civil War enthusiasts were inside hoping to score come cool deals at the 45th Annual Artifact and Collectibles show sponsored by the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association on June 30 and July 1. Over the show’s run, including the Friday...

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,...
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, except on Labor Day weekend, September 1-2, the Historic Daniel Lady Farm will be open for tours on Saturdays and Sundays...
The Adams county 4H and our Rebecca Lady Volunteers, come together to bring you fun on the farm with farm and service animals to interact...
The Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association will be presenting FALL FARM SKIRMISH at the Historic Daniel Lady Farm, 1008 Hanover Street Gettysburg, PA on October 20th...
The Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association will be presenting FALL FARM SKIRMISH at the Historic Daniel Lady Farm, 1008 Hanover Street Gettysburg, PA on October 20th...
Location TBA
A recognition of the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association efforts over the past year to carry on the legacy of Gettysburg for future generations. Remarks by...
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.