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There's always something to do on City Island and it has a great view of Harrisburg across the... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2019
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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We were visiting PA and were interested in outside activities. I found the information about City... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2019
New Haven, Connecticut
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Recreational island with trails for biking and jogging as well as boat rentals, a steam train and miniature golf.
10 N 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1677
+1 717-233-7211
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Reviewed July 23, 2019

There's always something to do on City Island and it has a great view of Harrisburg across the river. You can rent out the pavilions for functions, attend a baseball game, play mini golf volleyball or soccer, they have little restaurants and shoppes. Depending on...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 6, 2019

We were visiting PA and were interested in outside activities. I found the information about City Island from our hotel and we decided to drive there. There is a baseball stadium for the Senators and food and the steamboat cruise and batting cages. You can...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 4, 2019

If you are not a resident of the area, you probably know nothing about this island. It is a nice place to just walk around and enjoy the very shops.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank milbillin
Reviewed June 26, 2019

Great views, my son made a hole in one and won a prize. All the way at the end of the island so it was a long walk. Fun evening at River Gold

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 23, 2019

This is the park my daughter got married in. Was a beautiful setting for the nupticals. Great place for many photos shots.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank patricia G
Reviewed June 15, 2019

Had a great night out with the family seeing a Senators game on city island. Always a good time seeing a game and then ending with a speculator fireworks show!

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Cindy W
Reviewed June 7, 2019

This stern wheeler river cruise is cool. It was a relaxing 45 minutes and we got a different perspective of Harrisburg.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 15, 2019

There are a few fun things to do here including the minor league baseball stadium and soccer games as well as putt putt and a kids train ride. There is still a lot of potential for the island and would love to see more rehabilitation...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Ben N
Reviewed April 22, 2019

My husband and I often come here on date nights. Love to sit by the water or walk the bridge. There is mini golf and other activities as well that are fun in summer!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kayla N
Reviewed April 13, 2019

City Island is a wonderful place to go to. It is very nice to walk across the bridge from Harrisburg to City Island. One can take in a Senators (AA Baseball) game, play miniature golf, take kids to the playground, ride the train, play volleyball,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Response from 990justinw | Reviewed this property |
Even without the Senators there are still things to do. There is a playground for kids, a mini golf course, batting cages, an arcade, volley ball courts, a little "beach", and a walking trail. If you have time Riverfront... More
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Central PA's beloved riverboat offers family fun and entertainment from May - October annually. To make reservations call (717) 234-6500.