- TripBuzz found 72 things to do with kids in or near Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, including 59 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Gettysburg, Hagerstown, Emmitsburg and Shippensburg.
- From Lincoln Lanes Bowling Center to Red Bridge Roller Rink, the Chambersburg area offers 73 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Theaters, Swimming Pool and Amusement Parks (All Ages).
- Chambersburg is roughly an hour drive southwest of Harrisburg. The town was originally founded in the 1730s, and it still contains many historic buildings and sites like the Old Jail that was built in 1818. A wide range of outdoor recreational activities are available as well due to the town's close proximity to Caledonia State Park.
92% 338 votes
West Confederate Avenue, McMillan Woods Youth Campground, Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
Visitors can ride on the Gettysburg Battlefield with Confederate Trails of Gettysburg. The company offers both guided tours, and tour narration through individual devices along with special event carriages and horses.
92% 841 votes
250 Eisenhower Farm Lane, Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
Sixty acres form the Eisenhower National Historic Site. Visitors can tour the restored home of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, the show barns where he raised his black Angus cows, and the skeet range.
93% 411 votes
111 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
Dedicated to preserving the history for the largest battle of the Civil War, Gettysburg Seminary Ridge Museum contains educational exhibits. The exhibits display information about the battle, the hospital that cared for the wounded, and its religious history.
94% 48 votes
500 Kings Gap Road, Carlisle, PA MoreLess Info
Kings Gap Environmental Education and Training Center has 16 miles of hiking trails. The center also has a 32-room stone mansion that is used to train government officials in environmental issues.
99% 970 votes
22 Springs Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
Segway Tours of Gettysburg (SegTours, LLC) offers tours of Gettysburg on Segways. The company offers two tours of the battlefield: a western end and a eastern end, or can offer specialized tours.
53% 36 votes
2638 Emmitsburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
Gettysburg Family Amusement Complex offers activities for all ages and tastes, including a classic vintage mini golf course, go kart racing, laser tag and arcade games. Bring a picnic to enjoy at the outdoor pavilion.
11% 19 votes
106 North Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
Pioneer Lines Scenic Railway takes guests through a journey of early American History. The train traverses through the picturesque countryside and offers events such as murder mystery trains and parties.
77% 239 votes
14039 Catoctin Hollow Road, Thurmont, MD 21788 MoreLess Info
Cunningham Falls State Park features a man-made lake and the Cunningham Falls formed by it as well as the Big Hunting Creek which is one of the state's major trout streams. The park also offers many outdoor activities including boating, fishing, camping and more.
For over 80 years, the Majestic Theater has been host to endless films and live productions. This small-town theaters boasts vintage ambiance and architecture as well as on-site catering and full-service concessions.
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.