Visitors to the Rupp House History Center will have an opportunity to enjoy a new series of evening Fireside Chats throughout the 2019 spring/summer season. The programs begin at 7:30 p.m. in the side yard of the Rupp House, located at 451 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg. 

2019 Fireside Chats Schedule: 

Saturday, April 13, 2019 

Saturday, May 4, 2019 

Saturday, July 6, 2019 

Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019 

Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019

Historians from the Officers for the Union will host the talks. Each historian will be in character as a specific Civil War persona. The programs will feature visitors and presenters engaging in conversations regarding the personas’ lives prior to, during and after the Civil War, their battle experiences and their careers. 


  • Occurred Saturday, April 13th, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Occurred Saturday, May 4th, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Occurred Saturday, July 6th, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Occurred Saturday, August 10th, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Occurred Saturday, September 14th, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm


Rupp House History Center

Gettysburg, 17325


Gettysburg Foundation

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