Some of the larger employers in Harrisburg are PharMerica, Tyco Electronics, Chiquita Brands, Hershey Entertainment & Resorts, AT&T, UPS and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
The Capital City Mall and The Shoppes at Susquehanna Marketplace are sure to be within a few miles of your Harrisburg apartment. Enjoy Strites Outdoor Market for fresh fruits, vegetables and plants. The Tractor Supply Co, Sears Home Services and Macy’s at the Harrisburg East Mall are also popular shopping destinations.
Escape your apartment in Harrisburg on an Amtrak train from Chestnut Street or take one of the numerous bus lines near the Pennsylvania State Capitol. Harrisburg sits along the Susquehanna River and is easy to get to from Routes 81, or 83. The Capital Area Transit also offers numerous local bus routes throughout Harrisburg and has a Share A Ride service in many locations. Harrisburg International Airport serves numerous airlines.
Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts
222 Market Street, Harrisburg, PA, 17101
Give your Harrisburg apartment a night off and take in a show at the IMAX theatre or check out the three floors of interactive, hands-on exhibits in the kid friendly science museum.
National Civil War Museum
1 Lincoln Circle & Reservoir Park, Harrisburg, PA 17101
View thousands of artifacts from Bull Run, Shiloh, Vicksburg, Chancellorsville, Wilderness, Antietam, and Gettysburg. Exhibits have an emphasis on the human side of the conflict with displays showing common soldiers, men and women on the home front, and the experiences of African Americans.
Pennsylvania State Capitol
Third Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101
The Capitol building features paintings, stained glass and furnishings by some of the best artisans of the late 1800s. The building incorporates various Renaissance designs including Italian in the House Chamber, French in the Senate Chamber, and English in the Governor’s Reception Room. This is just one of the many attractions available to renters of Harrisburg apartments.
A post office in Harrisburg is located at 228 Walnut Street. The phone number is 717-232-0469.
Average Rent in Harrisburg, PA
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