Gettysburg, Pennsylvania


Gettysburg is a really amazing place to visit; they are working to restore the battlefield to look exactly as it did on back in 1863. They have a long way to go, but much of the unsightly crap that cluttered the battlefield (which is huge) has been swept away by the Park Service. It’s interesting; they actually have the ability to go onto private property to remove stuff that is scarring the battlefield–most famously, the huge observation tower that was imploded a few years back.

Gettysburg is near Amish country, which is a lot of fun to visit as well.

2 Comments Add yours

  1. BenS. says:

    Are they going to remove all the monuments erected by the different states all over the battlefield, too?

  2. Chris says:

    No, that would be political suicide. They have become historic in their own right now, as well.

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