Local Attractions

Adventure Area

Bet you’re excited to explore Harrisburg and Hershey! The world class attractions and activities give you endless options for fun and discovery—just click any box to the right for a bounty of inspiring choices.


Need help with directions or planning your trip? We love to lend a hand and get you everywhere you wish, like Hersheypark, Hersey’s Chocolate World, the Farm Show Complex, Gettysburg, the Tanger Outlets—Hershey, Eastern Sports and Outdoor Show, the Harrisburg State Capitol and so much more.


For cheering, budget-saving getaway weekends and vacations, reserve today with Howard Johnson Harrisburg/Hershey!

Howard Johnson Harrisburg/Hershey is minutes from:
  • Hersheypark—10 miles
  • Hershey’s Chocolate World—10 miles
  • PA Farm Show Complex—6 miles
  • National Civil War Museum—5 miles
  • Harrisburg State Capitol—5 miles
  • Whitaker Center of Science and the Arts—5 miles
  • The Tanger Outlets—Hershey—10 miles
  • Indian Echo Caverns—7 miles
  • Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course—18 miles
  • Pennsylvania Dutch Country (Lancaster County)—25 miles
  • Gettysburg—40 miles


Art & Museums Herseypark
Family Activities Retail Therapy
Historical Sites Microbreweries
Golf/Sports Gaming

Book with the friendliest of Harrisburg and Hershey hotels—Howard Johnson Harrisburg/Hershey!