Historic Gettysburg-Adams County



HGAC Barn Preservation Project

Welcome to the online home of
Historic Gettysburg-Adams County, a Preservation Society

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

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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."


Calendar of Events



HGAC Monthly Board Meeting

1st Thursday of the Month

March 4, 2021 


Zoom Meeting






Education Speaker Programs  

 Third Tuesday of the Month 

2021 Speaker Programs

To be Announced



 Preservation Committee Meetings

4th Tuesday of the Month

February 23, 2021

Zoom Meeting

 7:30 PM  


Salvage Warehouse Meetings  

2nd Tuesday of Each Odd Month 

To Be Announced






Click here for "The John and Mary Horner Fund for Barn Preservation"





  Upcoming HGAC Events!
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"It is with deep regret that we announce the cancellation of the Barn Preservation Project's collaboration with the Gettysburg Foundation at the George Spangler Farm this summer. Look for us in 2021!"








  ♦  To be Announced


For Dates & Times of Programs

   ♦ 2021 Educational Programs
          To Be Announced





To Read More about thr Salvage Warehouse

 The Warehouse is currently closed due to the pandemic.

    Open by Appointment Only for Sales and Donations







See Dates & Times for the Tours

  Underground Railroad Tours at McAllister's Mill 

     June thru August 

     To Be Announced





To Read More

   2021 BarnART Show & Sale 


To Read More About the Tour

Mark Your Calendars!
Historic Barn Tour - September 18th, 2021





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