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General Lee's Headquarters - Gettysburg PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member akern.geo
N 39° 50.097 W 077° 14.718
18S E 307872 N 4411850
Quick Description: This museum is the stone house used as CSA Gen. Robert E. Lee personal headquarters during the battle of Gettysburg.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 5/29/2009 5:07:04 AM
Waymark Code: WM6G3P
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 16

Long Description:
This stone house offered sturdy protection for the General and was well-positioned behind the center of his troops.
The house is now a museum and gift shop.
Museum website: (visit link)
Type of site: Museum

Address:
401 Buford Avenue
Gettysburg , PA USA
17325


Phone Number: 717-334-3141

Admission Charged: $5 or less

Website: [Web Link]

Driving Directions:
On US 30, just west of Gettysburg, near Seminary Ridge.


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