- Our list of the best things to do in Hanover, Pennsylvania, features the top 100 nearby activities — including 53 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Hanover, PA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 17 things to do within the city of Hanover, PA , followed by 83 popular activities in nearby cities, including Gettysburg, York, Westminster, Emmitsburg, Mount Airy, Thurmont and Thomasville
Arooga's Grille House & Sports Bar 375 Eisenhower Dr., Hanover, PA MoreLess Info
Bar with sports-themed dining rooms, more than 80 flat-screen TVs, and pub food, such as wings with more than 40 award-winning sauces
The Gettysburg Museum of History contains over 4,000 artifacts, including those from the Civil War, World War I, World War II, presidents, and pop icons. The museum also buys and sells historical items, and has experts to help you learn more about any historical items that you have.
99% 5726 votes
1195 Baltimore Pike (Route 97), Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
The Gettysburg National Military Park is built on the site of the deadliest battle during the American Civil War when 51,000 people were killed. The park offers a visitor's center with films and information, a museum, bookstore, refreshments in a Civil War restaurant, guided tours, and living history reenactmen…
George Washington Shriver brought the home, now the Shriver House Museum, in 1859 for $290. Visitors to the museum can tour four restored floors of the home with costumed guides, and learn about the civilian experience during the Civil War.
98% 1241 votes
97 Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
The Soldier's National Cemetery at Gettysburg is the site where Abraham Lincoln gave his Gettysburg Address. Visitors can hike or ride bikes through the cemetery, as well as see the monument dedicated to soldiers from the Civil War through the Vietnam War.
99% 747 votes
76 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
Victorian Photography Studio, a husband and wife team does on-location and in-studio photography, including when desired Civil War looking photos in digital, wet plate or tin plate. The company also offers vacation rental property.
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47 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
Gettysburg Ghost Tours offers guided, one-hour evening candlelit walks around the historical battlefield. Focusing on visiting areas that local legends repute to be haunted at this historical site, the tour recommends reservations for its nightly excursions.
76% 124 votes
35 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA MoreLess Info
The first floor of the Gettysburg Railroad Station is occupied by the Gettysburg Railroad Station Museum. The collection contains diagrams, models, and artifacts that were discovered during the renovation of the train station.
Gibson's Photographic Gallery features examples of past photography techniques with modern individuals posing in traditional dress. The world renowned photographer Rob Gibson has mastered the historic photographic processed used during the mid-1800s, and he uses it to recreate antique photographs.
Miss Betty's Ghosts in Gettysburg Private Tour offers up close and personal accounts of Gettysburg's past. The night tour takes daring patrons through barns, battlefields and bridges for an unforgettable experience.
The Historic Tour Company offers educational, engaging, and exciting tours of Gettysburg with two tour options: a 2.5 hour tour of the premier battlefield or the 2 hour tour of the battlefield with content for kids.