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Rupp House

451 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
+1 717-339-2157
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Sweet place with interesting history and narrative

This interactive small museum is warm and welcoming with small artifacts from the war. The... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
No. Caldwell
Free so take 20 minutes

History of Rupp and hid his family during the war. A video, the bible they had in the house. A... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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“scavenger hunt” (23 reviews)
“open drawers” (12 reviews)
451 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
+1 717-339-2157

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

This interactive small museum is warm and welcoming with small artifacts from the war. The narrative gives you a very good sense how the war's action had them hemmed in and the sense of being caught in the middle of battle. I found the wall...More

Thank cga857
Reviewed 23 October 2017

History of Rupp and hid his family during the war. A video, the bible they had in the house. A guide to give you some history and answer your questions. Free is the best part.

Thank kerrman
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Nice museum. Love to see these small places and hear the history of he families who lived there during the war.

Thank onego2001
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This free, interactive museum was great fun! The volunteers were enthusiastic and well informed. We really enjoyed our quick visit.

Thank tomandsarahcollins
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We visited the Rupp House and were greeted and absolutely entertained by Cindy, a volunteer there. Like many we encountered - she was pleasant and knowledgeable - but what really set her apart was her passion for Gettysburg and the "work" she's doing there. This...More

Thank Pat L
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Stopped by after reading about the "Life of a soldier" program on a list of events going on this past weekend. Toured the house and got a seat in one of the rockers while we learned about a typical soldiers life during war time. Thanks...More

Thank Brian3006
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I was walking around Gettysburg and came across the Rupp Museum on a Sunday. The museum has limited hours and I made it just in time to walk around for an hour. It's a lovely museum with a welcoming staff. There are interactive displays where...More

Thank Jackbear
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We visited the Rupp House for the first time and were blown away. Upon greeting us, our host informed my kids (9 and 10) that they could touch things, open drawers, explore the rooms, and do a scavenger hunt for prizes. What more could you...More

1  Thank kbfreddie
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We visited the Rupp House to burn some time before dinner and our ghost tour. what we thought would be a small diversion turned out to be incredibly fun. The host welcomed us and gave us background knowledge and prepared us to tour the house....More

Thank chivesworth
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I loved the fact that you could touch everything in the house, open drawers, etc..; they even have a treasure hunt in the house for the kids with a prize - it forces them to learn. Oh yeah, did I tell you it's FREEEEEE, but...More

Thank m090497
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