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Battle Of Hanover Wayside Markers
146 Carlisle St., Hanover, PA 17331 GET DIRECTIONS
Local: 717-637-6130
Fax: 717-637-9127
One of the reasons General Robert Lee failed to gain victory at Gettysburg might have been the unplanned encounter at Hanover. Come trace the footsteps of the Battle of Hanover in a self-guided walking tour. Eighteen waysides (located along Frederick Street and Broadway) mark the locations where the Confederates invaded Pennsylvania, the scene of repeated cavalry charges, and where General George Custer stopped the Confederate advance. Pick up your self-guided brochure at the Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce, 146 Carlisle Street, Hanover. Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. or Guthrie Memorial Library, 2 Library Place, Hanover. Hours: Monday - Thursday 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Facility Amenities: Free Admission
General Information: Open Year-round
On-site Activities: Bicycling, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golf Course on site
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