Inspired by the permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith opens to the public July 20, 2019, in the Gettysburg Museum of the American Civil War at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center and will close Nov. 10, 2019.


American Democracy demonstrates that democracy relies on every citizen’s active participation in the quest to form a “more perfect union.”


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  • Starting Saturday, July 20th, 2019, repeated every day until Thursday, October 31, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Starting Friday, November 1st, 2019, repeated every day until Sunday, November 10, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm


Gettysburg National Military Park and Museum and Visitor Center

1195 Baltimore Pike
Gettysburg, PA 17325


Gettysburg Foundation

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