This app requires a code to download the tour content. Code is found on card in the companion guide, sold separately. A standalone Gettysburg Story Tour is sold in the Google Play Store.
HereStory guides you with a simple and easy-to-use self-guided audio tour app. Journey through Gettysburg National Military Park. The Gettysburg Story: Battlefield Auto Tour covers all 3 days of the battle and Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address. Short, medium and full tour options range from 2 to 3 hours with up to 14 stops along the approximately 20-mile route. Visitors do not need to exit their vehicle, but it is highly recommended at several tour stops.
The tour dramatically and accurately tells the epic story of Lincoln, Lee, Meade, Chamberlain, Hancock, Longstreet and more. You experience the emotionally moving story upon the exact ground where events changed the course of history. You will experience Gettysburg -a unique, timeless American place-as never before. If you let it, this land will speak to you. Now let's go!
Renowned actor Stephen Lang - best known as George Pickett in Gettysburg, Stonewall Jackson in Gods & Generals, and Col. Quaritch in James Cameron's Avatar - powerfully performs this dramatic telling of America's bloodiest battle ever fought and Lincoln's nation-changing speech. The tour is created by Jake Boritt, producer of The Gettysburg Story companion documentary broadcast nationally on Public Television and now available on home video. The Gettysburg Story is based on the works of renowned Civil War historian Dr. Gabor Boritt, founder of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College and author of over a dozen books on the Civil War and Abraham Lincoln.
Top-selling auto tour at Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center & Museum bookstore since 2013.
Flexible audio tour options
Short, Medium & Full versions range from 2 to 3 hours.
GPS guided in comfort, control and safety of your own car.
Stop by stop follows National Park battlefield auto tour route.
An internet connection of 30 Mbps or higher is recommended to initially download the tour.
Experience Gettysburg from the comfort and control of your own car at your own pace.
Includes Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address at Soldiers' National Cemetery + General Lee statue, Little Round Top and Pickett's Charge.
"A thrilling experience. The whole battle comes alive in telling detail and superb overview. I can't recommend it enough." KEN BURNS, Filmmaker
"Brings the hallowed ground of Gettysburg alive like no other audio tour. Brilliant and moving." DORIS KEARNS GOODWIN, Historian
Narrated by acclaimed actor Stephen Lang (George Pickett in Gettysburg, Stonewall Jackson in Gods & Generals and Colonel Quaritch in Avatar)
Companion tour to Public Television documentary film available on Apple TV. Stunning visual tour of Gettysburg battlefield from maker Jake Boritt.
Based on works of Dr. Gabor Boritt, PhD., renowned Civil War & Lincoln historian. Founder of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College. Author or editor of 18 books including The Gettysburg Gospel.