What It's Like to Live in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is located in the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. It is one of the original 13 founding states of the United States and historic sites are abundant in Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania is full of things to do and places to see. Major amusement parks in the state include Hershey Park in Hershey, Kennywood in Pittsburgh, and Splash Lagoon in Erie, with more to be found around Pennsylvania. All of the 121 state parks in Pennsylvania charge no admission fee and offer an abundance of natural beauty.

Some of the finest museums in the country are located in Pennsylvania, like the Carnegie Museums in Pittsburgh, The State Museum of Pennsylvania in Harrisburg, the Erie Art Museum, and more. The state also has multiple professional sports teams with games played throughout the year. Many shops and malls can be found around the state, offering up something for everyone.

Pennsylvania has many institutions of higher education. Technical schools, private universities, community colleges, public universities, and more are located across the state, each providing a different educational experience. Many businesses are located throughout Pennsylvania, with some having headquarters in the state. 

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There are many wonderful communities and builders in Pennsylvania, making your dream home a possibility. The Howard Hanna New Homes Pennsylvania team is ready to help you find your next home and be with you every step of the way.

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