Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania State Police Historical, Educational and Memorial Center

At the Pennsylvania State Police Historical, Educational And Memorial Center, visitors will have the chance to see various Pennsylvania State Police historical artifacts and documents. Exhibits include Criminal Investigation where visitors can learn about fingerprints and the technology used to find them, Women in the PA State Police, and even the Harley Motorcycle that rode in President Kennedy’s 1962 inaugural motorcade. Visitors can also see the Memorial Wall of Honor, which is dedicated to those who died in the line of duty.
 
Contact Info
Address: 187 Police Academy Drive, Hershey, PA 17033. Dauphin County. Tel: 717-534-0565. Email: psphemc@psp-hemc.org. Website: www.psp-hemc.org. Hrs: 9AM-4:30PM. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hrs. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies.

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