The State Museum of Pennsylvania

Overview
  • 300 North St., Harrisburg, PA 17120-0024
  • (717) 787-4980
With exhibits examining the dawn of geologic time, the Native American experience, the colonial and revolutionary era, a pivotal Civil War battleground, and the Commonwealth’s vast industrial age, The State Museum demonstrates that Pennsylvania’s story is America’s story. Whether you are planning a museum gallery tour or corporate conference for employees, a drama production for school children or an elegant dinner party for distinguished guests, The State Museum of Pennsylvania offers unique settings and services that will make your event very special. The State Museum is also a perfect venue for holiday parties, family reunions, business meetings, wedding ceremonies and receptions, and so much more. Our auditorium is fully equipped for presentations with wireless internet access, a large screen, theatrical state lighting and a dynamic sound system. Three floors of exhibits can also enhance any occasion.
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Amenities

General

Location
  • Harrisburg
  • Dauphin County
  • Downtown Harrisburg
Credit Cards Accepted
  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • Debit Card
Leisure
  • Open All Year
  • Admission Charge
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Internet Access
  • Meeting Faciltites/Banquet room
  • Senior Citizens Discount
  • Non-Smoking
  • Tours
Meeting Space
At a Glance
  • Description Whether you are planning a corporate conference for employees, a drama production for school children or an elegant dinner party for distinguished guests, The State Museum of Pennsylvania offers unique settings and services that will make your event very special. The State Museum is the perfect venue for holiday parties, family reunions, business meetings, wedding ceremonies and receptions and so much more. Our Auditorium is fully equipped for presentations with wireless internet access, high-definition projector, a large stage screen, theatrical stage lighting and a dynamic sound system. Three floors of museum exhibits can also enhance any occasion. Memorial Hall offers an inviting atmosphere for any occasion, whether it is a company cocktail party or an elegant wedding reception. For luncheons, small meetings, intimate receptions or rehearsal dinners, we recommend stepping back in time to the charm and historic setting of Village Square.
  • Reception Capacity 400
  • Theatre Capacity 418
  • Banquet Capacity 200
Halls and Breakout Space
Susquehanna
  • Theater Capacity: 50
  • Classroom Capacity: 60
Allegheny
  • Theater Capacity: 70
  • Classroom Capacity: 60
Delaware
  • Theater Capacity: 24
  • Classroom Capacity: 15
Auditorium
  • Theater Capacity: 418
Memorial Hall
  • Theater Capacity: 240
  • Classroom Capacity: 200
  • Reception Capacity: 400
Village Square
  • Theater Capacity: 100
  • Reception Capacity: 250