18 days in Mechanicsburg Itinerary

18 days in Mechanicsburg Itinerary

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Mechanicsburg is a borough in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States, 8mi west of Harrisburg. Bring the kids along to Longwood Gardens and Kitchen Kettle Village. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mechanicsburg: Gettysburg (Little Round Top, Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides, & more), Hershey (Hersheypark, The Hershey Story, & more) and Knoebels Amusement Resort (in Elysburg). On the 28th (Thu), spend a day delving into the history of Antietam National Battlefield. Spend the 30th (Sat) exploring nature at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Brandywine River Museum of Art, ponder the world of politics at Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Capitol Complex, experience rural life at Lapp Valley Farm, and get engrossed in the history at Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Mechanicsburg trip planner .

In March in Mechanicsburg, expect temperatures between 49°F during the day and 31°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mechanicsburg

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Hershey, Harrisburg, State College, Ephrata Cloister
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Trindle Bowl
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Longwood Gardens