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Pennsylvania State Police Museum

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187 Police Academy Drive, Hershey, PA
+1 717-534-0565
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Interesting and educational

This is a rather new museum and they are still collecting and improving. My husband and I enjoyed... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2017
Susan354
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State College, Pennsylvania, Usa
So much history in a small room

While the room is small and somewhat dimly lit (likely to preserve older pieces) I had a blast... read more

Reviewed April 4, 2017
Dale P
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Apr 10, 2017
“Interesting and educational”
Jan 5, 2017
“Worth taking the time”
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187 Police Academy Drive, Hershey, PA
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Reviewed April 10, 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.

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Reviewed April 4, 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 January 5, 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 December 14, 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 August 11, 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 July 12, 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

1  Thank Holdtheair
Reviewed June 25, 2016

Location is easily accessible (by car). Museum open to the public. Very interesting and informative history, since before the actual formation of the State Police. Lots of displays, reveal more than historical moments. The tour staff are all retired State Police Troopers (everyone is a...More

Thank Gordo61
Reviewed April 15, 2016

Today, April 15, 2016, the Pennsylvania State Police Museum in Hershey had a re-dedication of two new wings that have been added. The display area has been redesigned with more exhibits and now has a chapel and inside storage area for prior models of police...More

Thank joseph h
Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

The museum is small, but nice to see. Cannot wait to see the renovations and the new improvements. Nice to pay a visit to respect the men and women who protect us. Make the visit and I suggest donating as well!

1  Thank TravisLaw
Reviewed July 15, 2015

The current building is a bit small but they are in the process of building a much larger facility. I am looking forward to seeing the completed project. Museum contains some interesting artifacts the cover the history of the PA State Police, evidence from some...More

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