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It’s great to be out and about in the ‘Burg! Downtown Harrisburg offers families an easy stroll from downtown attractions to the fun of City Island. Couples love the diversity of restaurants, bars, and cultural attraction in this vibrant city. The best part is, you can walk or bike everywhere. Enjoy scenic views of the Susquehanna River from the bustling riverfront and from the walking bridge connecting the heart of downtown to City Island.

Center City Harrisburg welcomes you with stunning architecture, a beautiful heritage, and historic highlights. Enjoy the magnificent State Capitol with its Pennsylvania-themed sculptures, murals, and stained-glass windows. Around the Capitol, check out the historic stone cathedrals and churches. Things to do nearby also include international cuisine at several specialty restaurants, an original craft brewery, and museums dedicated to both state and national history.

Anchored by the Broad Street Market and Millworks, Midtown Harrisburg invites you to come as you are and enjoy the hip, artistic, and independent urban vibe of the cultural heart of the city. This diverse, yet unified community is comprised of numerous historic neighborhoods, cultural attractions, and performance venues. From indie shops offering one-of-a-kind finds to local food and handcrafted brews served up in style, the Midtown District is alive with new experiences and treasures waiting to be discovered.

From the Farm Show Complex & Expo Center to Fort Hunter Mansion & Park, Uptown Harrisburg treats visitors to iconic annual events, classic outdoor experiences, and up-and- coming attractions. Enjoy popular festivals and events. Try the wilderness trails and river kayak launches. Check out new B&Bs and a distillery that o ers a modern experience with a nod to history. For a picturesque walk, stroll along the river to admire the many beautiful mansions along Front Street. Or explore the formal gardens of Italian Lake Park.

Wherever you’re headed in the region, keep your eye out for the don’t-miss spots along the way! The interstates provide easy access to all points, and they also boast some great stopping-o spots. Comfortable and convenient accommodations along these thorough- fares provide you with the quality lodging you’re looking for that also fits in perfectly with your travel plans and budget.

Farm Show Complex (Large)
Andy Warhol's Mickey Mouse
Susquehanna Art Museum

Harrisburg Districts