Children are full of imagination and curiosity, traits that help any tourist appreciate the Gettysburg battlefield. Yet, some still struggle to contextualize what happened there.

Using hands-on, interactive activities to tell the stories of six young people growing up in Gettysburg on July 1-3, 1863, the Children of Gettysburg 1863 Museum hopes to prime youngsters for the experience.

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