Pa. Capitol to reopen to the public on Monday

BY: - March 16, 2021

The state Capitol will once again be open to the public next week. Visitors will start being allowed into the building on Monday, March 22, the Department of General Services, which manages the Capitol complex and its grounds, said Tuesday.  Both the state House and Senate will be in session next week. The Capitol was […]

Pa. Capitol Complex security increased following violence in D.C.

BY: - January 11, 2021

 The Capitol building has been closed to visitors since Dec. 3 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Pa. Capitol complex closed to public because of rising COVID-19 cases

BY: - December 3, 2020

In case there was any doubt, there will be no Christmas inside the Capitol this year. On Thursday, officials at the state Department of General Services, which manages the Pennsylvania state Capitol complex and its grounds, said they were shuttering it to public access until further notice, citing rising COVID-19 caseloads. All operations for the […]

GALLERY: Harrisburg’s newest monument honors voting rights, Old 8th Ward

BY: - August 26, 2020

Half an hour before the dedication ceremony, the line to be some of the first to see the monument wrapped around the south end of the Capitol lawn. 

‘Viva la Republica Dominicana!’ Capitol celebrates Dominican Independence

BY: - February 5, 2020

Attendees waved Dominican flags, sporting the flag's colors in their festive wardrobe and danced in recognition of the day.