Pennsylvania Dutch Country Sights

Eisenhower National Historic Site

  • 250 Eisenhower Rd. Map It
  • Gettysburg

Published 02/01/2016

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The Eisenhower National Historic Site was the country-estate residence of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, who bought it in 1950. He and his wife used it as a weekend retreat and a meeting place for world leaders. From 1961 until his death in 1969 it was the Eisenhowers' full-time residence. The brick-and-stone farmhouse is preserved in 1950s style. The farm adjoins the battlefield and is administered by the Park Service, which sells daily ticketed tours only on a first-come, first-served basis at the Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center.

Sight Information

Address:

250 Eisenhower Rd., Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, 17325, United States

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Phone:

717-338–9114

Website: www.nps.gov/eise

Sight Details:

  • $7.50
  • Daily 9–4

Published 02/01/2016

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