Historic Gettysburg-Adams County


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Historic Gettysburg-Adams County, a Preservation Society

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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."




Board Meetings  

First Thursday of the Month  

To Be Announced

7 PM







Education Speaker Programs  

 Third Tuesday of the Month   

 May and June 2020 

Programs Cancelled!


 Preservation Meetings  


June 23, 2020 

To Be Announced

7:30 PM  


Salvage Warehouse Meetings  

2nd Tuesday of Each Odd Month 

To Be Announced





  Upcoming HGAC Events!
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Click here for Horner Fund






  ♦ Cancelled for June 5th, 2020


For Dates & Times of Programs

   ♦ Educational Program for May and June 2020   





 Every First and Third Saturday 

 April through October   

 10 AM to 2 PM  

 To Be Announced

To Read More about thr Salvage Warehouse





  Undergorund Railroad Tours at McAllister's Mill 

   May thru August 

   Tours are CANCELLED for May

See Dates & Times for the Tours





   BarnART Show & Sale 
   June 11th - June 14th / Canceled
     Rescheduled to June 10th - 13th, 2021

To Read More





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

To Read More About the Tour





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