Friends of the National Park at Gettysburg

Land Trust

Mission or Purpose

The Friends of Gettysburg (part of the Gettysburg Foundation) is a national leader in battlefield landscape preservation, land protection, monument restoration, and education

Contact Information

1195 Baltimore Pike
P.O. Box 4629
Gettysburg, PA, 17325
Phone: (717) 338-1243
Fax: (717) 338-1245
https://www.friendsofgettysburg.org

Organizational Information
Type of Organization
Year Founded

1989

PA Counties of Operation
Adopted S&P

No

Land Conservation Figures
Conserved Acres in PA

637

Conserved Acres in PA

19

Acres Under Easement

298

Acres Transferred to Public Agency†

320

Notes

† Pertains to land that has been acquired by the land trust and than reconveyed to a local, county or state, state or federal government entity for conservation purposes.
‡ Other pertains to assistance in transactions including preparation and negotiation work and/or the reconveyance of land to another private conservation organization.