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Rupp House

451 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
+1 717-339-2157
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Very Interesting and Informative

A great piece of Gettysburg history. The museum is free and operates on donations. You are... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jerry B
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Mansfield, Ohio
An Experience

I was able to get here while it was open as it is not open year round. It is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JohnBCowgill
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“scavenger hunt” (24 reviews)
“open drawers” (12 reviews)
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451 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
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+1 717-339-2157
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A great piece of Gettysburg history. The museum is free and operates on donations. You are immediately greeted by a volunteer member of the staff and given an overview of the museum. There are many displays with some of them offered in 3D (3D glasses...More

Thank Jerry B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was able to get here while it was open as it is not open year round. It is a nice place and gives you an experience of family life during the war.

Thank JohnBCowgill
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful free attraction with plenty of things to see and do. Starts with the greeter (Mike was awesome!!) providing some general history of the house and the family who lived there during the battle of Gettysburg. Then a nice short video follows. From there...More

1  Thank sdshilko
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a short video to watch and some well done displays. It was interesting to hear about another families experiences during the battle. Admission is free. Took about a half hour to see everything. Small gift shop.

1  Thank amy m
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small museum and low key.. It is free admission. The people who are working there are very knowledgeable if you have questions..

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across the Rupp House while on a day trip to Gettysburg. Such a fun experience, especially for the kids. The staff were friendly and engaging and all 3 kids from ages 8-14 enjoyed the hands on learning experience. I look forward to being able...More

Thank Lacie C
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Such an amazing visit. The guys shared some incredible history with us and have great passion for the town and the war. They really went out of their way to teach us their life’s passion. Thank you!

Thank Kerry C
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Amazing place! Open weekends, free admission. Nice and knowledge tour guides. Learned a lot about the battle of Gettsyburg.

1  Thank Kori K
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

This is nice, small exhibit of this family's experiences during the battles. The staff were helpful and I found some items that I had been looking around town for. They are also affiliated with the Gettysburg Foundation. They are more then prepared for any questions...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We were welcomed on the porch by two very nice people in period garb! They were knowledgeable about the history of not only The Rupp House but any question we asked! Well worth a visit during your stay in Gettysburg!

1  Thank cjrobbins17814
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Kerry C
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Response from Reed S | Reviewed this property |
On the weekends admission is free to the public. It is usually open primarily on the weekends. If you are a Friend of the Gettysburg Foundation, you get 10% off merchandise in the gift shop. However if you want you can... More
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