Directly east of downtown's state capitol complex sits the historic East Harrisburg
neighborhood. East Harrisburg begins south of Penbrook toward I-83 and includes Reservoir Park and the National Civil War Museum. Reservoir Park is a historic park, serving as a public green space for more than 150 years. The National Civil War Museum is the only one in the country that portrays the entire story of the Civil War.
Purchase all the groceries for your apartment at the Giant Food Stores supermarket towards the eastern end of your community, or feast in some of Harrisburg's popular local restaurants along Cameron or Market Streets.
Appalachian Brewing Company represents your major nightlife hotspot in East Harrisburg, so get here before the large crowds to nab your favorite table on the second-floor patio. A few blocks from the brewery lies Monte Carlo Pizza, a cozy establishment where residents tout the fresh-baked bread.
is a short drive away when you want to experience a night on the town in this bustling city.