The Historical Society of Dauphin County's Mission is to collect, preserve, exhibit, publish, and promote interest in the history of Dauphin County for the education, enjoyment and benefit of the public. The society operates the John Harris/Simon Cameron Mansion Museum, the Alexander Family History Library (both genealogical and local history research capability) and has extensive photograph and manuscript archives.
Discounts Offered: Group Discount, Senior Citizen Discount
Facility Amenities: ADA-compliant, Gift Shop, Guided Tours, Handicapped Access
General Information: Dates Closed: Major Holidays, most weekends. Museum closed Dec 18 thru end of March., Hours: Museum by appointment, between 10 am & 4 pm Monday thru Thurs, 10-2 Fridays. Research facility1 pm to 4 pm Mon thru Thurs. Closed btw Christmas & New Years most years, call to verify. Handicapped access to first floor, video of 2nd flr available., Open Year-round