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Lancaster CWRT plans fascinating “Gettysburg movie” outing!

Actor and battlefield preservationist Patrick Falci as General Ambrose Powell Hill, CSA.

Once again, the Lancaster Civil War Round Table and the National Civil War Museum have teamed up for a day of fun and education. If you are a fan of the film “Gettysburg,” get ready for one of the most entertaining tours you can imagine! This tour will take you to locations where a number of scenes in the movie were filmed. You’ll hear anecdotes associated with various well-known performers during the filming and can walk in the footsteps of the actors in the movie Gettysburg.
The tour will be guided by Patrick Falci who is best known for his portrayal of Confederate General A. P. Hill in the film Gettysburg. During the filming of the movie, Patrick served as director Ron Maxwell’s historical advisor. He also assisted casting director Joy Todd and the principal actors in preparing for their roles, advised music supervisor David Franco in his selection of period music.
Patrick assisted producer/actor Tom Berenger with research for the acclaimed 1997 TNT mini-series, Rough Riders and portrayed one of the Rough Riders as well. He can also be seen in the documentary “Gettysburg: Three Days of Destiny”.
A reenactor and historian for many years, Patrick has been honored with invitations to the White House and various awards for the work that he has done.
This tour will take place on May 15, 2010 and includes round trip deluxe motorcoach transportation, the Gettysburg Diorama, time for lunch on your own, dinner at the historic Farnsworth House Inn and an opportunity to see the mini-museum of Gettysburg movie memorabilia!
For more information, contact Micky at 392-4976.