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Welcome to The State
Museum of Pennsylvania

The State Museum of Pennsylvania in Harrisburg, the official museum of the commonwealth, is a great place for exploration, fun, and discovery.

On a trip to the museum, encounter a giant chick, meet a family of Coelophysis dinosaurs, or bump into a huge mastodon. Hike among the bear, porcupine, elk, deer, and other creatures of Mammal Hall. Uncover salamanders and snakes; spot eagles and woodpeckers. Gaze upon the stars in the museum’s Planetarium sky. Follow Pennsylvania’s Native Americans throughout time. March into the Civil War era and see remnants of its greatest battle. Cruise past our antique cars or buzz around our planes. Feed your passion for art…

It’s All About Pennsylvania!


Events

Sep 27 Tue

Archaeology at Fort Hunter

September 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sep 28 Wed

Archaeology at Fort Hunter

September 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sep 28 Wed

HomeSchool Day

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sep 29 Thu

Archaeology at Fort Hunter

September 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

More Events

Visit Us Today:

300 North St,
Harrisburg, PA 17120
Phone: (717) 787-4980
Mon
Closed
Tues
Closed
Wed
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thu
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Fri
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sat
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sun
12:00 – 5:00 pm
The State Museum of Pennsylvania