Learn about Gettysburg in Gettysburg.


No place tells the story of the American union like Gettysburg.

In 2014, 79 teachers from all over the U.S. came to Gettysburg to learn more about the battle's significance and its lasting legacy. Click through these pages to learn more about their experience and to learn about what you can do to bring the story of Gettysburg to your students, wherever you are.

Gettysburg's Landmarks program is on hiatus in 2015 as it undergoes a required review. We plan to apply to run the program again in 2016. Check back in for details in the fall of 2015.


On Hallowed Ground: Gettysburg in History & Memory was made possible thanks to a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities' Landmarks of American History & Culture program, and by the support of Gettysburg College.