National Park Service – Gettysburg 150th Commemorative Event

National Park Service Shield150 years ago this summer, Gettysburg witnessed the fight between the Union and Confederate troops in the most historic battle of the Civil War. To commemorate this event, the Gettysburg Foundation partnered with the National Park Service on the grounds now referred to as the Gettysburg National Military Park. A portion of the event was held on an outdoor stage near the famous Meade’s Headquarters on the Gettysburg Battlefield.

History would be broken again by the thousands of people who visited the Gettysburg National Military Park during this anniversary week. The National Park Service (NPS) carefully planned the actual …

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