Some of you may have read my post the other day concerning the removal of the old park visitor center. Below is a recent article regarding the demolition of the site:
The information booth at the former visitor center for Gettysburg National Military Park is today a scattered mess of papers and brochures. Crews from Maryland-based Interior Specialists began working recently in preparation for the old museum s demolition, which officials expect will begin in the next three to four weeks. (Evening Sun Photo by James Robinson )
Old Gettysburg Visitor Center in its last days
But the Cyclorama building, also scheduled for demolition, will remain until the park settles a federal lawsuit with a preservation group hoping to save it.
Fencing now surrounds the former Gettysburg National Military Park museum and visitor center on Taneytown Road. Crews are expected to begin demolition in the next three to four weeks. (Evening Sun Photo by James Robinson )