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The State Museum of Pennsylvania, adjacent to the State Capitol in Harrisburg, is one of 25 historic sites and museums administered by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission as part of the Pennsylvania Trails of History
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Seniors (65+) & Discount: $6.00
Youth (1-11): $5.00
Children under 1: Free
Active Military Duty & Immediate Family: Free
State Museum affiliates/members of Pennsylvania Heritage Society: Free
Discounted rates for group tours by reservation.
Since its creation in 1905, The State Museum of Pennsylvania has collected, preserved, researched, and interpreted the cultural and natural history of the state....
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