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Gettysburg Eternal Light Peace Memorial Outages Expected

Posted by Stephanie Kelly, High School Teacher and Instructional Coach on Oct 18, 2019 10:17:32 AM

ImageGettysburg National Military Park announced that the Eternal Light Peace Memorial will undergo upgrades to the natural gas lines inside the memorial during the next few weeks.  What will that mean for visitors heading to Gettsyburg this month?


According to the press release, the upgrades to the gas pipe lines will take place on October 17-18 and 21-25.  Periodic outages of the eternal flame are expected.  


The memorial will remain open during the upgrades.


If your student group is planning to visit Gettysburg National Military Park, be sure to read our licensed tour guide's personal insights for visiting the park in our SCHOOL TRIP SPOTLIGHT: Gettysburg National Military Park.  



Topics: Historic Attractions, School Trip to Gettysburg

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