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Welcome to the online home 

of Historic Gettysburg-Adams County, 
a Preservation Society

Follow the links at left to find out more about 
our programs, our organization, and ways to join us in our activities.

in 2015

Photo by A. Zabawa
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."



Make your tax-deductible contribution to support HGAC. 

Make your tax-deductible contribution to "The John and Mary Horner Fund"

Make your tax-deductible 
contribution to Barn Preservation.

Other _____(Please Specify).

Historic Gettysburg-Adams County is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization
registered with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Your charitable contribution is tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.


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Upcoming Meetings
HGAC Monthly Board Meeting

Next Meeting


February 6th, 2020 

7 PM


Educational Series

Third Tuesday of the Month 
March 17th, 2020

 7:30 PM 


Warehouse Committee Meeting


 Second Tuesday of the Month 


7:00 PM 




 Preservation Meeting



Fourth Tuesday of the Month  


 7:30 pm


Calendar of Events ...


The Barns of Adams County

Barn Survey Training Sessions...

If you are interested in helping

with the PA Barn Survey list,

free training sessions will be offered


For more information, please contact David Maclay


To read more about this project,

please click on the Barn Preservation tab.






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