The State Museum of Pennsylvania

Color photo of the State Museum of Pennsylvania Building






There is so much to see and do in our capital city of Harrisburg…The State Museum is a great place to start.

Providing hours of family fun and education, your only dilemma is where to start! The museum houses The Planetarium, The Curiosity Connection as well as permanent and changing exhibits.

Through March 1, 2015 there are two shows in the Planetarium: Earth, Moon & Sun (1st to 5th grades) and Back To The Moon For Good (grade 4 and up). Over at The Curiosity Connection, kidlets ages 1-5 can explore, play and learn…a wonderful interactive place for lots of fun.

Days/Hours of Operation: Monday & Tuesday/Closed, Wednesday-Saturday/9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Sunday 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Admission: Adults $7, Seniors 65 and above $6, Children ages 1-11 $5

NOTE: It is suggested you call (717-787-4980)or check their website for additional information regarding hours, admission prices, restrictions to the various areas in the museum.

Image “State Museum of Pennsylvania” courtesy of William Pfingsten of

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