ELCA REGION 8 ARCHIVES

Directions

The ELCA Region 8 Archives is located in the A. R. Wentz Library of the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg in Gettysburg, PA.

Map of 66 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg PAFrom the East: From northeast locations (i.e., New York, Philadelphia, etc.) take the Pennsylvania Turnpike to U.S. Route 15 South. Exit U.S. Route 30 westward (to the right) onto York Street. From nearby eastward locations (i.e., Lancaster, York, etc.), take Route 30 West, following signs through the traffic circle in the center of Gettysburg (exit the traffic circle directly opposite your entry point to the circle). At the third traffic signal after the circle, stay in the left-hand lane and go straight onto Springs Avenue (Route 30 West goes right). Continue to the second stop sign and turn right onto Seminary Ridge. Proceed to stop sign and turn left into the parking area designated "Event and Museum Parking" (next to the A. R. Wentz Library and across from the Seminary Ridge Museum).

From the North: Travel south on U.S. Route 15. Take the U.S. Route 30 exit (York Street). Turn right onto York Street and follow signs through the traffic circle in the center of Gettysburg (exit the traffic circle directly opposite your entry point to the circle). At the third traffic signal after the circle, stay in the left-hand lane and go straight onto Springs Avenue (Route 30 West goes right). Continue to the second stop sign and turn right onto Seminary Ridge. Proceed to stop sign and turn left into the parking area designated "Event and Museum Parking" (next to the A. R. Wentz Library and across from the Seminary Ridge Museum).

From the South: Enter Pennsylvania on U.S. Route 15 North. Take the Business 15 North exit (Steinwehr Avenue). Turn left onto Business 15 North. Follow Business 15 North into the traffic circle in the center of Gettysburg. Exit the traffic circle on U.S. Route 30 West (3/4 of the way around the traffic circle from your entry point to the circle). At the third traffic signal after the circle, stay in the left hand lane and go straight onto Springs Avenue (Route 30 West goes right). Continue to the second stop sign and turn right onto Seminary Ridge. Proceed to stop sign and turn left into the parking area designated "Event and Museum Parking" (next to the A. R. Wentz Library and across from the Seminary Ridge Museum).

From the West: Take U.S. Route 30 East. As you approach the Gettysburg area, you will reach a traffic signal at the edge of the battlefield. The cross street is Reynolds Avenue where several monuments to the Battle of Gettysburg are found. Seminary Ridge is the next right-hand turn, opposite the Appalachian Brewing Company. Follow Seminary Ridge through the first stop sign. Turn right into the parking area designated "Event and Museum Parking" (next to the A. R. Wentz Library and across from the Seminary Ridge Museum).