Posted by wendyvee | January 13, 2013
Old Visitors Center and Cyclorama Building
Gettysburg National Military Park
submitted by: “wendyvee“
The battle that started in 1999 between the National Park Service and parties who were interested in preserving the Cyclorama Building in Gettysburg has ended. Demolition of the unique visitors center (part of the historic “Mission 66” project) will...
Posted by wendyvee | August 26, 2011
The Round Barn
298 Cashtown Road
submittedy by: “wendyvee”
A few months ago, I stopped by “The Round Barn” – one of my favorite places in Adams County (just about a half a mile off Route 30 between Chambersburg and Gettysburg, Pennsylvania).
It’s not just an architectural wonder; it’s also a great market that offers local fruits and vegetables,...
Posted by wendyvee | July 19, 2011
2nd Annual 19th Century Base Ball Tournament
Hickory Hollow Farm
submitted by: “wendyvee”
I saddled-up and took a ride to Gettysburg this weekend for the 2nd Annual Gettysburg Vintage Base Ball Tournament. It was like being transported back in to time to witness base ball during the Civil War era!
The 2-day tournament was held at the lovely Hickory Hollow Farm (just minutes...
Posted by wendyvee | December 27, 2010
Boyds Bear Country
*closing – see update below*
Old Route (Business) 15
submitted by “wendyvee”
originally posted on 2/23/10 – updated on 12/27/10
update: According to Boyds’ website, and various local news sources, the Gettysburg retailer will be closing its giant Gettysburg retail store during the first week of January 2011. What will become of the property?...