Family things to do in Hershey Harrisburg, Pa | Family fun activities, attractions | HHRVB Family things to do in Hershey Harrisburg, Pa | Family fun activities, attractions | HHRVB
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17 South Second St, Harrisburg, PA 17101 877.727.8573 (Toll Free) 717.231.7788 (Local)

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Family attractions, activities and events in Harrisburg and Hershey, PA

Bring the kids and join us for some good old-fashioned family fun activities. You'll find so many things to do with the family in Hershey and Harrisburg, PA, it’s bound to bring you closer together.

Start your family adventure in Hershey, Pa with some world-class rollercoasters at Hersheypark, making sure you see Hershey's Chocolate World Attraction and get on a wild Pennsylvania safari at ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park . It's all within walking distance! Keep things exciting with some miniature golf, go-karts or a live performance at GIANT Center, and then slow it down by exploring the hiking and biking trails all across the area.

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Harrisburg will keep the family busy, too. City Island is a 63-acre recreational area for locals and visitors alike, offering miles of hiking, biking and boating. Miniature golf, paddleboats, volleyball courts and batting cages are just some of the activities that will keep you busy all day long. There's even an old-time antique carousel. Afterwards, enjoy a night at the ballpark, and watch future major leaguers on the Harrisburg Senators baseball team … all without leaving the island.

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The National Civil War Museum
1 Lincoln Cir. at Reservoir Park, Harrisburg, PA 17103
(717) 260-1861

The National Civil War Museum is one of the largest museums in the world dedicated solely to the American Civil war. The Museum seeks to tell the w ...  Read more >

100 W. Hershey Park Dr., Hershey, PA 17033

Only Hersheypark® delights families and guests of all ages with more than 65 rides and attractions (including 12 thrilling roller coasters.) Th ...  Read more >

Carlisle Sports Emporium
29 S. Middlesex Rd., Carlisle, PA 17015-8511
(717) 258-4741

Carlisle Sports Emporium is Central Pennsylvania's year-round indoor and outdoor interactive entertainment complex. Known as "The Place to ...  Read more >

The State Museum of Pennsylvania
300 North St., Harrisburg, PA 17120-0024
(717) 787-4980

You will find Pennsylvania's heritage from the Earth's beginnings to the present. Archaeological artifacts, decorative arts, fine art galle ...  Read more >

Roundtop Mountain Resort
925 Roundtop Rd., Lewisberry, PA 17339
(717) 432-9631

Roundtop Mountain Resort offers unique year-round fun in a picturesque mountain setting. Winter activities include skiing, snowboarding and tubing. ...  Read more >

Antique Automobile Club of America Museum
161 Museum Dr., Hershey, PA 17033-2462
(717) 566-7100

Cruise through time from the 1890's to the 1980's with cars, buses, trucks, motorcycles and other memorabilia in unique period themed scene ...  Read more >

Lake Tobias Wildlife Park
760 Tobias Dr, Halifax, PA 17032-9474
(717) 362-9126

In the heart of Central Pennsylvania live hundreds of wild and exotic animals where a real safari adventure awaits you. Travel over 150 acres of ro ...  Read more >

Turkey Hill Experience
301 Linden Street, Columbia, PA 17512

The Turkey Hill Experience located in Lancaster County, PA, features interactive exhibits allowing you to learn about dairy culture, the story of T ...  Read more >

Adventure Sports in Hershey
3010 Elizabethtown Rd., Hershey, PA 17033
(717) 533-7479

For GPS address use 3010 Elizabethtown Road, Hershey, PA 17033. Family Fun with Outdoor Laser Tag, Go-Karts, Miniature Golf, Bumper Boats, Batting ...  Read more >

Penn's Cave & Wildlife Park
222 Penns Cave Road, Centre Hall, PA 16828
(814) 364-1664

America's only all-water cavern and wildlife park are nestled in Central Pennsylvania's scenic Penn State Country. The cavern tour is a gui ...  Read more >