Pennsylvania Military Museum, 51 Boal Ave., showcases the state's military history from 1747 to the present day. The 28th Infantry Division National Shrine honors the Pennsylvania National Guard's service in World Wars I and II. A walking path, large-scale artifacts, vehicles and memorials also are displayed. A winter lecture series and special events are offered.
$6; $5.50 (ages 65+); $4 (ages 3-11); free (active military and family with ID).
Hours: Wed.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. noon-5, Mar.-Nov.; other times by appointment. Closed major holidays except Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day and Veterans Day. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.