Plan Your Visit

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At-A-Glance

Accommodations and Hotel

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Wyndham Gettysburg for Friday, September 27 and Saturday, September 28. When you make your reservations, please indicate that you are attending Gettysburg College Inauguration events.

Inauguration Hotel

Wyndham Gettysburg
95 Presidential Circle
Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-339-0020

Book your room at the Wyndham Gettysburg

Please book by September 6, 2019 as rooms are released after that day.

Hotel Shuttle

Shuttles, including wheelchair-accessible services, will run between the Wyndham Hotel and Campus on Friday and Saturday.

Hotel Shuttle for Friday

Accessibility: Wheelchair access will be available for all services.

Wyndham to Campus

Departure (Wyndham Hotel) Arrival (College Union Building)
5:00 p.m. 5:15 p.m.
5:30 p.m. 5:45 p.m.
6:00 p.m. 6:15 p.m.
6:30 p.m. 6:45 p.m.
7:00 p.m. 7:15 p.m.
8:00 p.m. 8:15 p.m.
8:30 p.m. 8:45 p.m.
9:00 p.m. 9:15 p.m.

Campus to Wyndham

Departure (College Union Building) Arrival (Wyndham Hotel)
5:15 p.m. 5:30 p.m.
5:45 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
6:15 p.m. 6:30 p.m.
6:45 p.m. 7:00 p.m.
7:15 p.m. 7:30 p.m.
7:45 p.m. 8:00 p.m.
8:15 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
8:45 p.m. 9:00 p.m.
9:30 p.m. 9:45 p.m.

Hotel Shuttle for Saturday

Accessibility: Wheelchair access will be available for all services.

Wyndham to Campus

Departure (Wyndham Hotel) Arrival (College Union Building)
8:30 a.m. 8:45 a.m.
9:30 a.m. 9:45 a.m.
10:30 a.m. 10:45 a.m.
11:30 a.m. 11:45 a.m.
12:00 p.m. 12:15 p.m.
1:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.
1:30 p.m. 1:45 p.m.
2:00 p.m. 2:15 p.m.
3:45 p.m. 4:00 p.m.
4:15 p.m. 4:30 p.m.
4:45 p.m. 5:00 p.m.
5:15 p.m. 5:30 p.m.
5:45 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
6:15 p.m. 6:30 p.m.
7:15 p.m. 7:30 p.m.
8:15 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
9:15 p.m. 9:30 p.m.

Campus to Wyndham

Departure (College Union Building) Arrival (Wyndham Hotel)
8:45 a.m. 9:00 a.m.
9:45 a.m. 10:00 a.m.
10:45 a.m. 11:00 a.m.
11:45 a.m. 12:00 a.m.
12:15 p.m. 12:30 p.m.
1:15 p.m. 1:30 p.m.
1:45 p.m. 2:00 p.m.
2:15 p.m. 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. 4:15 p.m.
4:30 p.m. 4:45 p.m.
5:00 p.m. 5:15 p.m.
5:30 p.m. 5:45 p.m.
6:00 p.m. 6:15 p.m.
6:30 p.m. 6:45 p.m.
7:30 p.m. 7:45 p.m.
8:30 p.m. 8:45 p.m.
9:30 p.m. 9:45 p.m.

Further Information About Visiting

Learn more about visiting Gettysburg College, including information about lodging and restaurants.

Parking

Parking will be limited in campus lots for the Presidential Installation and Inauguration. For detailed accessibility parking information, please view our campus parking map (PDF). The Gettysburg Parking Department will enforce meter parking on September 27-28. Please be sure to feed parking meters in accordance with the days/hours posted on them, to avoid receiving a citation. For additional information, please visit the Borough Parking Department’s website.

Delegates and Their Guests

We encourage all delegates and guests attending Inaugural events to park at the Wyndham Gettysburg. Free shuttle service will be provided from the Wyndham Gettysburg to campus. Detailed shuttle information will follow.

Contact Kathryn Barako for accessible shuttle information at 717-337-6012.

Trustees and Platform Party

Members of the Gettysburg College Board of Trustees and Installation Platform Party will be provided with a permit to park in Masters Lot on campus. A limited number of handicapped parking spaces are available. Please indicate when replying if parking accommodations are needed.

Gettysburg College campus map

Alumni, Parents, Friends, and Campus Community

We encourage all guests attending Inaugural events to park at the Wyndham Gettysburg. Free shuttle service will be provided from the Wyndham Gettysburg to campus.

Travel to Campus

Travel Note: A westbound lane closure will be in effect on the Pennsylvania Turnpike from 7 p.m., Friday, Sept. 27 through 6 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 30. Motorists will exit at the Harrisburg West Interchange (#242) and be directed to follow Interstate 83 north to State Route 581 west to U.S. Route 15 south for a detour of 9 miles.

GPS Location

Gettysburg College is located at:
300 North Washington Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325

From Airport

The closest and most convenient airports to Gettysburg College are Harrisburg Internal (45-minute drive) and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (75-minute drive).

From Train Station

The Harrisburg Amtrak Station is about 45 minutes from Gettysburg College, and Penn Station in Baltimore is about 75 minutes away.

Welcome Stations

When you arrive, visit the welcome table to pick up your folder of information about the weekend’s events.

Main location: The main welcome table in the College Union Building (CUB) will be open 8:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m. and 3:30–6:00 p.m.

Additional information stations: The outside welcome/information tables will be open 8:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m. and 4:00–6:00 p.m. They will be located in front of Servo, at the crossroads of Bullet Hole and the gazebo.

Additional Information