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To All our Members and Good Friends ... 

In light of the health restrictions of covid-19, HGAC is taking precautionary measures by cancelling all unneccesary meetings and events as this time. 

Any new announcements will be issued by our president, Anne Zabawa and will be noted here on our website. 

In the meantime, please follow all mandatory measures put out by our Gettysburg-Adams County and Pennsylvania officials. 

 It is our desire that we all stay well and will weather this storm together.

                                                                                                                                                           Welcome to the online home 

of Historic Gettysburg-Adams County, 
a Preservation Society

Follow the links and drop down menus to find out more about our organization, our programs, and ways to join us in our activities.

Corporal Skelly Post No. 9

  Corporal Skelly Post No. 9 Grand Army of the Republic, Department of Pennsylvania, located at 53 E.Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA, 

owned and restored by HGAC, the Historic Preservation Society of Gettysburg-Adams County as an example of adaptive reuse of an historic building, now serves as its headquarters.


HGAC is a non-profit organization formed in 1975 to spearhead and coordinate efforts
to preserve and restore the historic heritage of Adams County's townships and boroughs.

An all-volunteer Board of Directors, elected by the membership, guides the organization.
Under its Articles of Incorporation filed with the Pennsylvania Department of State, the Purposes of the organization are: 
"To foster and participate in the preservation, interpretation and welfare of the historic, architectural,
scenic and culturally significant areas, districts, sites, structures, objects,and activities,
and townscapes of the Borough of Gettysburg and Adams County,
the Gettysburg National Cemetery and the Eisenhower National Historic Site,
and to encourage their appreciation by the general public."




Board Meetings  

First Thursday of the Month  Cancelled

 April 2nd, 2020   

7 PM







Education Speaker Programs  

 Third Tuesday of the Month   

March 17th, 2020  Program Cancelled!

Doors Open at 7 PM  


 Preservation Meetings  

March 31, 2020  Cancelled!

7:30 PM  


Salvage Warehouse Meetings  

2nd Tuesday of Each Odd Month  

May 12th, 2020  

7 PM





  Upcoming HGAC Events!
                Please CLICK ON the Icons to Read More!


  ♦ Cancelled for April 3rd, 2020


For Dates & Times of Programs

   ♦ Educational Program for March 17th, 2020   





 Every First and Third Saturday 

 April through October   

 10 AM to 2 PM  

 April 4th and April 18th, 2020    CANCELLED

To Read More about thr Salvage Warehouse





  Undergorund Railroad Tours at McAllister's Mill

   May thru August

See Dates & Times for the Tours





   BarnART Show & Sale
   June 11th - June 14th

To Read More





   Historic Barn Tour - September 19th, 2020

To Read More About the Tour





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Historic Gettysburg-Adams County, Inc.
  PO Box 4611, Gettysburg, PA 17325