Third Thursdays bring extended hours and new programs to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center for summer 2019, as the Gettysburg National Military Park and Gettysburg Foundation extend opportunities to visit and explore the park. Join us at the Museum & Visitor Center for extended hours as we remain open until 8 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month (Aug. 15 & Sept. 19). In addition to more time to explore the museum and tour the battlefield with a Licensed Guide, visitors have the opportunity to enjoy a line-up of new, exclusive summer programming on Third Thursdays.


Third Thursday Exclusive on Aug. 15, 2019

George Spangler Farm & Field Hospital—“The Rest of the Story”

Program 6-7:30 p.m.

Buses depart the Museum & Visitor Center at 5:20 p.m. and 5:40 p.m.

Limited seating. Adult ticket $10. Program access via shuttle departing from the Museum & Visitor Center.

Join Licensed Battlefield Guides Richard Schroeder, M.D. and Fran Feyock, CRNA, as they review some of the figures at the Battle of Gettysburg and discuss medical descriptions and claims from the perspective of a 21st century Trauma Surgeon and Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist.


Visit or call 877-874-2478 to purchase tickets for Third Thursday events happening through Sept. 2019.


  • Occurred Thursday, August 15th, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm


Gettysburg National Military Park and Museum and Visitor Center

1195 Baltimore Pike
Gettysburg, PA 17325


Gettysburg Foundation

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