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Explore! Pennsylvania State Symbols

September 21, 2020

Filed under Explore!, Programs

Explore! virtual resources to explore more about the State of Pennsylvania! Animals, plants and even a plane were selected to represent the Commonwealth. Watch, explore and send us your questions.

How a symbol becomes official

Pennsylvania State Flag

State Aircraft: Piper Cub

State Amphibian: Eastern Hellbender

State Animal: White-tailed Deer

State Beautification and Conservation Plant: Crownvetch

State Drink: Milk

State Dog: Great Dane

State Electric Locomotive: GG1

State Firearm: Pennsylvania Long Rifle

State Fish: Brook Trout

State Flagship: US Brig Niagara

State Flower: Mountain Laurel

State Fossil: Trilobite

State Insect: Firefly

State Game Bird: Ruffed Grouse

State Song

State Steam Locomotive: K4s

State Tree: Eastern Hemlock

Do you know there are symbols that never became official? Test your knowledge with this crossword PDF Document

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