Mar 4, 2009

Old Gettysburg visitor center in its last days

(Hanover Evening Sun) - In hallways where thousands of schoolchildren and tourists once crowded together, the exhaled breath of a lone visitor now hangs visible in the cold, empty air.
The heat was long ago turned off at Gettysburg National Military Park's former museum and visitor center, which, with a pending fate of demolition, is merely a shell of its former self.
Today, the place is an eerie mess, full of empty shelves, scattered papers and outdated brochures. Continued

Photo: Library of Congress