Best of Gettysburg Offers Historical Souvenirs, Eclectic Goods, Contemporary Apparel

The best places to shop in Gettysburg include small shops that are historic, fun, eclectic, colorful, local and global, handcrafted, and more. In the shops around town, you can find artifacts, gifts, collectibles, and souvenirs to take back home. 

Codori's, located in Lincoln Square next to the Gettysburg hotel is a bright shop where you can find yourself getting lost in all the unique global goods that line its shelves. A great place to acquire German nutcrackers or smoking men, or maybe even start a collection of something else it has in its inventory.

There are plenty of shops in town that sell Civil War inspired knick knacks and paraphernalia. However, if you're looking for unique gifts, head into Lark Gift Shop. This bright store has beautiful decorative and handmade gifts for either your home or a friend's.

Walk into Gallery 30 and you'll see rows of handcrafted items from local artists and craftsmen. You're bound to see something colorful before you even head into the door. Gallery 30 sells things like jewelry, decorative gourds grown right near town on local farms, cards, and other household items.

If you're looking for more mainstream shopping, the Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg has dozens of national brand stores featuring apparel, accessories, shoes, and home furnishings.

Forevermore Scrapbooks
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Forevermore has all your scrapbook needs in one location. The retail store is over 3000 sq. ft. full of scrapbooking. products. Featuring unique Civil War page kits, custom die-cut embellishments and hard to find travel, cruise and...  Read More

Gettysburg Heritage Center
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Located a short walk from the battlefield, the Gettysburg Heritage Center has been serving visitors for 50 years. The center features a new way to experience the battle and allows you to see what life was like for civilians as well soldiers. ...  Read More

Blue & Gray Gift Shop
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Blue and Gray Gift shop is a family owned and operated company who have been serving local folks and visitors in Gettysburg since 1970. Over the years they have expanded their business to four gift shops. They are the official vendor of the...  Read More

17 On The Square
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The site where 17 On the Square stands has gone through a colorful 200+ year history of diverse ownership and equally diverse commerce. 17 On the Square is the premier antique mall located in the center of downtown historic Gettysburg,...  Read More

Farnsworth Military Gallery
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The Farnsworth Military Gallery is Gettysburg's premier dealer for Civil War artist Don Troiani's work. They also feature sculptures by Casteel, Jones, Tunison, and Hopkins, along with aviation art by Taylor and Trudgin. In addition, they offer...  Read More

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
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If you're looking for standard apparel shopping from big brand names then head over to the Outlet Shoppes. You can save between 20 and 70% everyday in over 70 outlet stores including Coach, Brooks Brothers, Under Armour, Gap, Aeropostale, and...  Read More

Codori's House of Gifts
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This gift store started in 1973. Originally it started out just selling German nutcrackers and smoking men but over the years has acquired things from all over the world. The current owner purchased the store seven years ago. Don't be confused...  Read More

Lark Gift Shop
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Lark gift store is located in downtown Gettysburg in a cozy space. They pride themselves on selling good things for living and for giving. Their gift shop is filled with unique, decorative and handmade goods. You'll see funky colorful pieces...  Read More

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The Horse Soldier
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The Horse Soldier was established in 1971. At the time the owners started to sell relics in their living room; mostly bullets, shrapnel, cannonballs and other excavated artifacts. This family owned and operated antique store specializes in...  Read More

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Gallery 30
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Located just off historic Lincoln Square, this lovely gallery offers a wonderful variety of original art, crafts, and jewelry handcrafted by local artisans. Handcrafted is what they specialize in as they support local artists. They've been...  Read More


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