State Museum of Pennsylvania


  • State Museum of Pennsylvania
  • 300 North Street
  • Harrisburg, PA 17120-0024


  • Primary - (717) 787-4979

The State Museum of Pennsylvania offers visitors four floors of exhibits presenting the state's story from earth's beginning to the present. Popular attractions include the Dino Lab, Carboniferous Forest, Hall of Mammals, Native American Village, and Civil War exhibit. The Museum Shop offers an extensive array of gifts, books, toys, educational materials, and souvenirs. The Curiosity Corner, a hands-on learning center, and the Planetarium are available for a nominal fee. In addition, special programs, art exhibits, concerts, and lectures are held at the museum throughout the year.

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