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History Nerds Battlefield & Education Tours

297 Steinwehr Ave, Rear Parking Lot, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2815
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Excellent Tour — well worth the cost

I took this tour with Mark, a PhD-level historian who is very knowledgeable about the Battle of... read more

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Doris N
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
battlefield tour

Had 3 hour tour of the Gettysburg Battle with history nerds. Al Condit was my guide. He was a... read more

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randykirchner
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Shreveport, Louisiana
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Gettysburg's most comfortable, personable and ONLY visually interactive battlefield & education tour. Join the Nerds on a comfy, fun, personable and knowledgeable tour of the most historic ground in all of America, Gettysburg. Also watch in High definition a visual experience of the battle of Gettysburg while on the tour. Several tours to choose from to make it a great experience for our guests!
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“great tour” (91 reviews)
“his passion” (31 reviews)
“guide tim” (15 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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297 Steinwehr Ave, Rear Parking Lot, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2815
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Reviewed today

I took this tour with Mark, a PhD-level historian who is very knowledgeable about the Battle of Gettysburg. I thoroughly enjoyed it and recommend it to anyone interested in a small group tour with a very knowledgeable guide.

Thank Doris N
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Reviewed today

Had 3 hour tour of the Gettysburg Battle with history nerds. Al Condit was my guide. He was a great guide and very knowledgeable about the battle and the battle field. You learn so much more by traveling with Al. I highly recommend this company...More

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Al Condit is the best tour director I have ever met! Al personally studies out what he teaches, checking and double checking his sources. Absolutely amazing Gettysburg tour. Nerd on!!

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I recently took my 11 yr old son on this tour and we had an amazing time. Al (our guide) was funny, super informative, and he kept the interest of my son for 2 1/2 hours (which is no easy task). I would recommend this...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Touring Gettysburg with Al Condit was a special experience. He took time at the beginning to find out our particular interests and, since my husband and were the only two on this particular tour, he and Randy (our driver) took extra pains to make sure...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were a group of eight (2 Seniors, 2 Children and 4 Adults) and we all enjoyed this tour so much! Our wonderful Historian, Al Condit, kept the tour interesting and very informative the entire time. He was even able to customize our tour a...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

My family and I went on the Gettysburg tour with Al. It was just the eight of us along with the driver and Al. Al was very interesting to listen to and I appreciated his special attention to the 20th Maine that we requested. Would...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing knowledge and very informative. We highly recommend this for all. We learned a great deal about the true history of the town and battle.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband, three kids (ages 18, 15 & 11) and I were visiting Gettysburg on a tour of the east coast in early April and I settled on the “History Nerds” tour of the battlefield. We visited the Visitor’s Center, cyclorama and museum in the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We appreciated the small, comfortable van and Jerry was a true raconteur: he obviously loves his history and imparts his narration with excitement and insight that transcended the stodgy "historical tour" label. He entertained questions and was terrific at balancing the different ages and knowledge...More

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dreams5128
November 27, 2017|
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Response from romedream | Reviewed this property |
I think you may want to look at one of the tours that actually leave from the battlefield visitor's center.
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Kylie G
November 4, 2017|
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Response from JWDphilly | Reviewed this property |
No, need to get to Gettysburg.
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Laurie D
July 29, 2017|
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Response from hambone75069 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. the only one we really played attention to was the short one. sorry I can't be of more help.
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