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Gettysburg College Family Weekend

Published October 13, 2017

The Gettysburg Hotel, near Gettysburg College, is an Oasis for Visiting Parents

Congratulations! Your student has been studying at Gettysburg College for about a month and now is a perfect time to journey back to our historic Pennsylvania town for a visit!

The associates of the Gettysburg Hotel invite you to make our property your home away from home as your student attends Gettysburg College for the next four years. Each of our beautifully appointed 119 guestrooms offers all of the amenities that you’ll need while the Gettysburg campus. We are within an easy walking distance of the Gettysburg College campus, including many of their dorms. Of course, our downtown location means you are also close to all of the best shops, restaurants, and museums! Our hotel restaurant and bar, One Lincoln, is an ideal location to bring your family together and share a delicious meal while learning about all the semester has in store for your loved one.

Gettysburg College Family Weekend is just around the corner. This year, the weekend falls on October 27th through the 29th. It is the best way for you to experience academic life and campus fun. You can visit an art exhibit of faculty and recent graduates work, see the summer research projects of student and faculty scientists, take in the ladies field hockey game, sit for a family photo and enjoy a live theater performance… and that’s just the first day! Festivities continue all weekend. The only hard part will be choosing what to do!

Campus Tour Package
Make the most of your trip to Gettysburg and Gettysburg College with our Campus Tour package. Including overnight accommodations in one of our spacious rooms (up to 4 guests), breakfast at One Lincoln, a money-saving coupon to the Gettysburg College Bookstore, and a Gettysburg College Essentials Gift Pack (featuring all of your must-have college gear. This all-inclusive package ensures you’ll get the most of your Gettysburg College experience.

We look forward to making your next visit to Gettysburg a fantastic one and welcoming your return as part of our Gettysburg Hotel family. Best wishes to you and yours for a wonderful year of learning and growth as part of our community.

View the Gettysburg College Family Weekend Schedule


Until next time,
Megan C. Wherley
Gettysburg Hotel Insider

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