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Address: 10 N 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1677
Phone Number: 717-233-7211
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Recreational island with trails for biking and jogging as well as boat...

Recreational island with trails for biking and jogging as well as boat rentals, a steam train and miniature golf.

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City Island one of my favorite places in Hbg

best thing about the island is FNB park and the Harrisburg Senators AA baseball club! The team gear could be a little less expensive. It's too much for the average fan. Have a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Dubert
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Pretty cool, an island in the middle of a river that's part of the capital. There's a few things to do too. I definitely recommend visiting the water mini golf. There wasn't a whole lot to do though and they should have made some areas inaccessible for cars as there's no sidewalks along the roads.

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Thank Patrick C
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great for All the Family, Food , the River Boat Ride and just hanging out the hole Day. Walking Distance to Alot of Things

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Thank pfrozent
Hershey, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

City Island hosts so many visitors at the ballgames, soccer games, festivals and ride the Pride. I recently walked the island with a friend who is a photographer and was so excited to show here how beautiful the area is. Trash was strewn, weeds were rampant, walls sported graffiti and the place was just plain disgusting compared to how well... More 

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Thank eljay2016
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place to visit ! Take the family ! The miniature golf is right beside the Susquehanna River and lends a great view. Senators Baseball is the affiliate to the Washington Nationals and provides a great game of fun and see the future talent in the Major Leagues - The Pride of the Susquehanna is a great boat ride all... More 

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Hudson
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It was a beautiful night to walk. The attendant at the hotel suggested here. It was easy to find and parking was easy. The Harrisburg AA team was playing a double header. Very nice ball park. There is also a walking bridge that connects the island to the city. Great way to spend a quiet evening of gazing at the... More 

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Thank Lin O
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

best thing about the island is FNB park and the Harrisburg Senators AA baseball club! The team gear could be a little less expensive. It's too much for the average fan. Have a Spot Dog, they are great. The boardwalk in the stadium is great as it allows you to walk the whole way around the field and get many... More 

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Falls Church VA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had visitors who had a 5 year old and a 7 year old. we went over to City Island to take a boat ride, the Pride of the Susquehanna. After a pleasant hour on the boat the kids were ready to run. There was ample space to walk, a great playground, a mini golf area and a very nice... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice hike from downtown Harrisburg. The view from City Island was clear and beautiful. Take a picnic lunch or take a short cruise.

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Thank 543Lynn97
dayton, oh
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139 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a really nice area. It had play area for kids, train/paddleboat rides, minor league baseball park, seems like a great place to take kids.

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Thank Mary O
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a nice walk around. The shops are barely ever open anymore. The gulf are is pretty nice when you want to take the kids to do something.

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