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State Museum of PA

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32 reviews
300 North Street,
Harrisburg, PA 17120
(717) 787-4980

The State Museum offers collections and exhibits interpreting the state of Pennsylvania's fascinating heritage. With the dawn of geologic time, the Native American experience, colonial and revolutionary beginnings, and a pivotal Civil War battleground through the Commonwealth’s vast industrial age, The State Museum demonstrates that Pennsylvania’s story is America’s story.

Fun under 4: Curiosity Connection™ is an exciting Pennsylvania themed hands-on play environment where kids from one to five years old and their families can play, discover and learn together. With the Living Forest, Industry & Transportation Zone, Farmland, Construction Zone, Art Wall, and Infant Zone... there is plenty for your preschoolers to enjoy!

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  • Hours: Wednesday - Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sunday 12:00 Noon - 5:00 PM
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