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Eisenhower National Historic Site

250 Eisenhower Farm Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7108
+1 717-338-9114
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Lovely!

This was a very nice trip! I took the trip with my grandmother and my mother, and it is great for... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
HannabiMartin
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Enola, Pennsylvania
Great place

Authentic, is decorated as the Eisenhower's left it, not reproductions. Beautiful home, beautiful... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Diane P
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Rockwood, Pennsylvania
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President Eisenhower used this farm as a retreat from the White House, then retired here.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“working farm” (33 reviews)
“living room” (30 reviews)
LOCATION
250 Eisenhower Farm Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7108
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+1 717-338-9114

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a very nice trip! I took the trip with my grandmother and my mother, and it is great for the history lover. At the visitor center, be cautious about food, as it is quite expensive. It was very good though. They will also...More

Thank HannabiMartin
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Authentic, is decorated as the Eisenhower's left it, not reproductions. Beautiful home, beautiful group grounds, and he has a golf green in the back yard! So glad we went to see it.

Thank Diane P
Reviewed 6 days ago

After you have exhausted visiting and touring the Gettysburg museum and national park, this side tour to the Eisenhower farm is worth the time. The day we toured the farm a ranger intern did about a 20 minute informative talk about the Eisenhowers' time on...More

Thank Jayhawker2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth the $9 and 1.5 hours to check out. Interesting and well done. You get to walk through the entire house.

Thank OmahaNETraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mom visited here in 1957 when pres and Mrs Eisenhower we're using it as a getaway. What a great time we had and the intern Talia was awesome! Daniel the living historians talk on d day was very good too! The volunteers were great...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have never been to a place that shows how humble a person can be!!!!! That house was really a home for the president and his family. Never knew how simple, humble and family oriented the president was The house is an amazing place to...More

Thank gracao2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited at the end of June and I really loved it. We purchased our tickets at the visitors center in Gettysburg, we were able to easily select the time and date we wanted. A bus takes visitors out to President Eisenhower's home and upon...More

Thank chrissyhausmann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great docents to tell the history of the house and its inhabitants.There is the Eisenhower family history but also the stories of the world leaders who were entertained there. There is also the farm where Eisenhower raised prize-winning steer. The views from the Eisenhower property...More

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Where Eisenhower lived after being president. You can get a sense of how he wanted to live after being Supreme Commander and President. House just like it was when Ike and Mamie lived there. TOO bad the farm still isn't in use

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited her on July 8th when they were also having exhibitions from other wars around the grounds. People were dressed in period uniforms and showed off their collections. Even a woman from the YMCA was there in her period clothing and talked about how...More

Thank mitravelingteacher
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Margaret R
24 August 2016|
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Response from DianaAshby | Reviewed this property |
I think they were about $ 7.50 p/p. Can be purchased at the battleground visitor center. There is a shuttle bus from there (no private cars allowed at the farm).
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Janetkay94
28 August 2015|
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Response from fmattre | Reviewed this property |
Yes, year around. Great place to visit. Amazing to see he conducted presidential business when he was there :-)
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Janetkay94
27 August 2015|
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Response from LizzyDee44 |
The farm is open year-round, however the hours vary based on the season. The best choice is to check out the official NPS website for Eisenhower NHS; or to call the Site itself or the Gettysburg NMP Visitor Center... More
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