Ride along the same route that carried President Lincoln from Washington, DC to Gettysburg, PA, where he delivered one of the greatest speeches in American History!

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2 West Main Street New Freedom, PA 17349

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Lincoln & The Hanover Junction Railroad Experience

Lincoln & The Hanover Junction Railroad Experience

It’s 1863 and President Lincoln Is Traveling to Gettysburg

Veterans & Active Military Ride Free
Saturday November 6th & Sunday November 7th
Trains Departing at 11:00 AM & 2:00 PM

Living historian James Hayney will have you believing you are seeing the real Abraham Lincoln. Relive the emotion and passion of the 1860s when we recreate Lincoln’s November 1863 ride on the Northern Central Railway. President Lincoln traveled these rails on his way to Gettysburg to present the Gettysburg Address, and two years later his funeral car used the same line. Learn more about these trips and the history of the Gettysburg Address and listen to Mr. Hayney recite President Lincoln’s famous speech.

Veterans and active military, please call us at 717-942-2370 at least 3 days in advance to reserve your free ticket. Please have a valid ID.