For Visitors

With thousands of wholesome attractions and activities year round, Pennsylvania is a fantastic tourism destination.

Whether you love exploring historic sites, hiking in the great outdoors, or screaming on a roller coaster, you'll find what you're looking for right here. Our air is clean, our land is green, and you'll fall in love as soon as you arrive.

Plan a trip, pack your bags, and come spend some time enjoying friendly Pennsylvania.

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Arts & Culture

The Pennsylvania arts scene is a vast canvas, dotted with galleries, streaked with art studios and speckled with fabulous art collections such as the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh. Score a ticket to the hottest theater in Pennsylvania. Stroll dazzling horticultural displays at Pennsylvania gardens and arboretums. Tour Pennsylvania’s architectural marvels.

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Attractions and Activities

The list of things to do in Pennsylvania is endless. Sightseeing in Pennsylvania can range from a family trip to an amusement park to a fall-foliage tour along a Pennsylvania railroad. Sample seasonal beers at Pennsylvania breweries, sip Pennsylvania wines overlooking the vineyards where they’re cultivated or tour the factories that manufacture your favorite potato chips, pretzels and chocolate.

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Events and Festivals

There’s always something going on in the Keystone State. Search the calendar of events in Pennsylvania for annual celebrations from the Little League World Series in August to Punxsutawney Phil’s predictions on Groundhog Day to county fairs and festivals that revel in Pennsylvania’s apple crop, maple syrup production and local music.

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History and Heritage

In Pennsylvania, all roads lead to history. From its iconic buildings and battlefields to its museums and memorials, visitors not only come to the Keystone State for a Pennsylvania history lesson, but they also absorb our nation’s chronicles.

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Outdoor Recreation

From Pennsylvania parks to game lands ready for Pennsylvania hunting, the Keystone State is a four-season destination. Head downhill on a challenging run at one of 21 ski areas. Kayak down the Clarion River. Navigate the dirt paths and varied terrain on mountain bike in the Alleghenies. Catch trout in our well-stocked streams.

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Shopping

Put stores in Pennsylvania on your shopping list. From King of Prussia the largest shopping mall on the East Coast, to outlet malls, chic boutiques, antique stores and farmers markets, pack an extra bag for some Pennsylvania shopping.

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