Women of Gettysburg Historic Walking Tour

Wonder Women of Gettysburg Hidden Valor By Junket

Gettysburg, United States
  • 2 hours
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Go beyond the traditional topics of the Battle of Gettysburg and learn about the women who contributed to the battle during this half-day walking tour. Stroll through Gettysburg with your guide while they discuss the feats that ordinary women performed during the Civil War, such as burying the dead, caring for the wounded, and protecting local families. You’ll see a variety of statues, monuments, and houses honoring these women throughout the tour.
  • Learn about Elizabeth Thorne and Sallie Myers who aren’t remember in history books
  • Let your guide show you a different side of Gettysburg beyond the actual battlefield
  • Pass by historic churches, homes, and cemeteries where aspects of the battle took place
  • See a stop on the Underground Railroad and a B&B that acted as a sniper’s nest

What's Included

  • Professional and courteous guide
  • Thoroughly researched and accurate history
  • Transportation

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • 452 Baltimore St
    452 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325, USA

    Please meet your tour guide in front of the Brickhouse Inn. Your guide will be wearing a Junket T-shirt.

End point

  • Dobbin House Tavern
    89 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325, USA

    End your tour with a tale at Dobbin House Tavern.

What To Expect

The Brafferton Inn (Pass By)

Tillie Pierce House Inn (Pass By)

Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church (Pass By)

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church (Pass By)

Shriver House Museum (Pass By)

Jennie Wade House (Pass By)

Evergreen Cemetery (Pass By)

Dobbin House Tavern (Pass By)

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • PARKING: PLEASE DO NOT PARK IN BRICKHOUSE INN PARKING. You will be towed. THIS IS RESERVED FOR OVERNIGHT GUESTS. There are plenty of parking spaces on the side streets behind the Inn and on the main street. Thank you.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.


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