Group Reservations

Group General Admission

Price Admission Type
$4 each Student
$4 each Chaperone
Free Teacher/Group Leader, and Medical Personnel required by group

Group Fees for Planetarium, StoryTime, Classes and Tours

Price Admission Type
$2 each + museum admission Planetarium show
$1 each + planetarium show Pre-show Tonight’s Sky
$2 each Additional planetarium show
$2 each + museum admission Classes
$2 each + museum admission Tours (unavailable April & May)
$2 each + museum admission StoryTime (unavailable April & May)

Reservation Information

  • A group must consist of 10 people or more.
  • Membership benefits, passes,  and other discounts do not apply to group visits.
  • Groups rates do not apply to free or discounted admission days.
  • Group admission rates include 45 minutes of play in Curiosity Connection for guests age 5 and under and their chaperones. If more play time is preferred, standard general admission fees will apply.
  • Plan to arrive 30 minutes prior to any scheduled class, tour, or program
  • We reserve the right to sell tickets into all scheduled planetarium shows. For a private planetarium show, additional fee applies, ask our reservationist.
  • Reservations must be made at least 2 weeks in advance or standard admission fees will apply.
  • Group Admission Fees MUST be paid as a group total. Individual visitors, within a group making payments, do not qualify as a group and will be charged the standard general admission rates.
  • If your group has special needs accommodation, please let us know when you make your reservation.
  • The State Museum reserves the right to adjust all rates and fees without prior notice.

Reservation Office

  • Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Phone: (717) 772-6997
  • Email: Diane Wynkoop

Pre-Visit Information


North Street is reserved for bus drop off and pick up only. Buses are permitted to return 15 minutes before scheduled pick up.

  • Street Parking and Garages
    Or call Park Harrisburg at (717) 255-3099
  • Farm Show Complex
    Must call ahead to reserve, contact Farm Show security at (717) 346-4233