Experience a multi-media, GPS-triggered tour of the battle of Gettysburg. Its not just a history lesson its about YOU and your experience here on this hallowed ground. The app includes, videos, stunning photos, and GPS triggered audio that help to recreate the most important Battle ever fought on American soil, the Battle of Gettysburg.
Travel through the National Park’s Auto Tour route in the comfort of your own car at your own pace. Get everything you need to learn about the battle and its significance in the Civil War including action videos, GPS triggered audio tracks, pictures, and interactive maps.
Explore the three days of July 1st, 2nd, and 3rd of 1863 Gettysburg that shaped our nation and hear about the
- Leaders and soldiers in the Battle,
-monuments and markers that honor them,
-artillery and weapons used,
-facts and figures
The app is flexible and easy to use, this is a fun family experience to engage all ages.
The audio tour is an accompanying guide to the Experience Gettysburg: Ultimate Tour Guidebook. To access the full tour it is necessary to purchase the book, Experience Gettysburg: Ultimate Tour Guidebook and follow the instructions in the book to sign in and access the audio guide. The book is available for purchase in the Gettysburg Visitor’s Center.
If you would like to enjoy the GPS triggered audio feature, Make sure to press 'Allow'
when the app asks to track your location so that the GPS triggered audio feature will work. If you do not press 'Allow' the app will not be able to track your location and the GPS triggers will not work.
When you are finished taking the tour, you may turn OFF the GPS triggers by choosing 'Settings' and turn OFF 'GPS Auto Play' and 'Kiosk Mode.'