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Harrisburg Map, Pennsylvania

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Harrisburg Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Harrisburg with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Harrisburg useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Harrisburg!

Harrisburg Sightseeing

Science Centres: Whitaker Centre for Science and Arts offers more than 200 interactive exhibitions located in a 20,000 sq. ft. facility including a Big Science Theatre and STARS Activities. The centre also provides multi-level learning prospects for public and groups. It includes a Sunoco Performance Theatre that features live performance arts, a science centre and an IMAX Theatre. The centre also hosts school outings,... read more

Harrisburg Travel Guide

Harrisburg staggered quite long and was one among the nation’s most distressed cities; but then the Pennsylvania Railroad and the Pennsylvania Canal projects brought about economic revival and the city flourished once again. Present-day Harrisburg has some key industries and well-organized public-utility services. The city’s facilities include a co-generation plant, a waste transfer/treatment station, water... read more

Harrisburg Nightlife

After the sunset, the city of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania gets its second breeze. Neighbourhood pubs and bars are popular among the locals and visitors alike. Whether you are interested in sitting at a bar and relaxing with a cold beer, a classic martini or a pinot noir or you want to take the dancing ramp, you can be sure to find anything in this glamorous city. As the local people are very friendly, you can chat with... read more

Harrisburg History

Early days: The area where the city has been located is believed to be inhabited by the Native Americans from as early as 3000 BC and known as Paxtang or Peixtin among the natives. The area served as a significant resting place for the native traders. The city became incorporated in 1791 and was selected as the state capital in 1812. By 1830s, the city became an important part of the canal system of Pennsylvania and a... read more

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