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Pennsylvania State Police Museum

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Nice place for some History

Nice museum for the history of the Pa State Police its small but still has some interesting facts... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
John M
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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We found it interesting

We enjoy all sorts of Museums, so when we had a few free hours on our first day in Hershey, we... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
NYU62
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Tucson, Arizona
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Nice museum for the history of the Pa State Police its small but still has some interesting facts and exhibits

Thank John M
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed visiting this museum. Admission is only five dollars. So glad we stopped in to see all the interesting photos and uniforms and police vehicles etc. Lots of history here. Nice gift shop too. We bought quite a few items for our grandkids....More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

This was a small museum which I do enjoy visiting smaller museum, the lighting was terrible. One large display case had no lights at all, ceiling lights aimed on display cases cause glare and the room was poorly lit over all. I was so disappointed...More

Thank Barb W
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We enjoy all sorts of Museums, so when we had a few free hours on our first day in Hershey, we decided to visit this Museum. It's just about around the corner from our Marriott Courtyard. The short drive there is lovely. The Museum and...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a rather new museum and they are still collecting and improving. My husband and I enjoyed seeing the uniforms throughout the years, the rodeo equipment, and learning about the history of the PSP.

Thank Susan354
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

While the room is small and somewhat dimly lit (likely to preserve older pieces) I had a blast learning about the history of the organization. Things that I absolutely would not have known had I not visited. I spent 2 hours here. For only $5...More

Thank Dale P
Reviewed 5 January 2017

My wife is ex California Highway Patrol so this was a must for her to show visiting family. It is small but tells a very important story and has some cool stuff to see. It will take less than an hour but is time well...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The intentions are good but the room was so dark it difficult to read anything. Not worth visiting unless you are desperate to kill time in which case cruise the lovely cemetery behind it instead.

Thank Joseph_Toone
Reviewed 11 August 2016

very small..admission $10 and you should think of it as a donation. uniforms through the decades. a motorcycle and clown car, a few weapons

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Visited the museum today which costs $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for students. The museum itself is located next to the Pennsylvania State Police Academy and is a small one room holding exhibits of actual uniforms worn by the officers past and present. There is...More

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saramay
21 March 2018|
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Response from ShoreCrew | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The museum isn’t real big but children five to age nine would be interested.
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tabetha g
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Yes it is, it's on the ground floor.
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