Hop on a Roller Coaster at Harrisburg's Hersheypark
Make the most of your visit to Harrisburg, PA when you check out the city’s local events
and attractions close to the Country Inn & Suites. The hotel’s location near Union Deposit Road makes historic sites like the National Civil War Museum and the Harrisburg Doll Museum very accessible. For dazzling views, delicious food and delightful entertainment, take a riverboat ride on the Pride of the Susquehanna. If you prefer something faster paced, get your tickets and fly through Hersheypark on 13 different roller coasters.
Add these top attractions to your itinerary:
- Farm Show Complex & Expo Center (5 miles)
With 11 halls and three arenas making up this more than one-million-square-foot facility, this center hosts hundreds of shows each year.
Phone: +1 (717) 787-5373
- Giant Center (12.5 miles)
Watch a Hershey Bears hockey game, or check the schedule for a diverse listing of events from Disney on Ice to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE).
Phone: +1 (717) 534-3911
- Harrisburg Doll Museum (2 miles)
Step into what resembles a life-size Victorian doll house and browse this museum featuring more than 5,000 antique dolls and toys.
Phone: +1 (717) 233-1476
- Hersheypark (12.5 miles)
Brave the roller coasters and water rides, and explore the boardwalk and restaurants at this exciting family-friendly destination.
Phone: +1 (800) 437-7439
- National Civil War Museum (2.5 miles)
With more than 24,000 artifacts, this museum's changing exhibits give visitors a complete, impartial presentation of the Civil War.
Phone: +1 (717) 260-1861
- Pride of the Susquehanna (4.5 miles)
Built nearly 30 years ago with Harrisburg visitors in mind, this paddle wheel riverboat ride provides a beautiful view of the city skyline along with food, beer and wine tastings and live entertainment. Book a 45-minute tour, a dinner cruise or a creatively themed family cruise.
Phone: +1 (717) 234-6500
- Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts (4 miles)
To see all the attractions at the Whitaker Center like the Cinema, the Performance Theatre and the Science Center, you may just have to come back. This ingenious facility offers a unique fusion of science and art that ignites visitors' curiosity and imagination.
Phone: +1 (717) 214-2787