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9:00 am

Special Exhibit: Pennsylvania Charter

March 16, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The Pennsylvania State Archives in celebrating the Commonwealth’s birthday is exhibiting William Penn’s original copy of the 1681 Charter, the document that granted the land of Pennsylvania to William Penn, on exhibit from March 9 through 16. The Charter Exhibit will close at 12 Noon on Friday March 16th.

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1:00 pm

Two Small Pieces of Glass

March 16, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 30, 2018

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Join us in the Planetarium for Two Small Pieces of Glass. Two teenage students learn how the telescope has helped us understand our place in space and how telescopes continue to expand our understanding of the universe. They learn about the history of the telescope, see how telescopes work and how the largest observatories in ...

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5:30 pm

3rd in the Burg

March 16, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Join us to celebrate nature indoors in The State Museum of Pennsylvania with the Pennsylvania Parks and Forests Foundation and the Pennsylvania Conservation Heritage Project. Learn more about Mira Lloyd Dock, “mother” of Pennsylvania forestry and the City Beautiful Movement, and of Gifford Pinchot, former Governor of Pennsylvania and forester, through two short documentaries produced ...

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