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Mechanicsburg Museum

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Mechanicsburg Museum Association

Stopped in on an off chance that it might me open, and was able to tour a couple of the galleries... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
youthgoes
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Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
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Candlelight tour of Mechanicsburg

I lived in the area, saw several buildings previously; but decided to take the tour with a few... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Kare2Bme
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New Cumberland, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Stopped in on an off chance that it might me open, and was able to tour a couple of the galleries, despite it being partly closed due to maintenance and a holiday sale. The history of the area is primarily railroad oriented, and this is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank youthgoes
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I lived in the area, saw several buildings previously; but decided to take the tour with a few friends and it was quite interesting. The town has a unique history being a major stop between Harrisburg and Carlisle during the buggy age and later during...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Kare2Bme
Reviewed 28 June 2016

They have exhibits on display from the 1950's. Local retired school teacher Bill Runkle served as DJ playing music from that era..

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Z808KKjohnk
Reviewed 3 April 2016

The Mechanicsburg Train station is in the heart of old town. A small local museum is right there and house books, artifacts and displays from the areas 200 year old history. There are exhibits that change depending on the events or season. A nice hour...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank rmd208
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This Museum is about Mechanicsburg , and all the things that have happened in it. The displays change with the seasons and cover the Schools, Towne and Christmas to name just a few. Is nonprofit with No Admission charge!

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank wkmiller
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Loved the trainmaster's house. Would liked to have had more history about Mechanicsburg. Mechanicsburg is a very old town with many unique architecture.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Terry N
Reviewed 20 November 2014

There were several buildings to tour, we only went to two. The volunteers were very informative and wanted to talk and explain what they had there to see. I liked that it was free, we did give to the donation box, but if your a...More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank CMZ3
Reviewed 23 December 2013 via mobile

The Mechanicsburg Museum offers various themes through the year. We took our grandchildren to the model railroad the museum displays over the holidays. There is interaction as people of all ages can push buttons to make cars move at the drive in, have the fire...More

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank Mike F
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