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Contact Information & Directions

The Pennsylvania Governor's Residence

2035 North Front Street 
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17102 
Telephone: (717) 787-1192 


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Directions from Philadelphia
  • Take the Schuylkill Expressway west (I-76) to the Pennsylvania Turnpike, Valley Forge Interchange. 
  • Take the Turnpike west to Exit #247, Harrisburg East. 
  • Take Route 283 north to I-83 south to Exit #43, Second Street. 
  • Follow Second Street approximately one mile to the Governor's Residence on your left. 
  • Approximately 1-3/4 hours (110 miles)
Directions from Pittsburgh
  • Take the Parkway east to the Pennsylvania Turnpike, Pittsburgh Interchange. 
  • Take the Turnpike east to Exit #226, Carlisle. 
  • Follow I-81 north to Exit #66, Front Street. 
  • Take Front Street south to the first traffic light; you will see the Governor's Residence on your left just past the light. 
  • Go through traffic light one block, turn left on Geiger Street. 
  • Approximately 4 hours (190 miles)

Directions from Scranton
  • Take I-81 South to Exit #66 (Front Street exit at Harrisburg). 
  • Follow Front Street south to first traffic light; you will see the Governor's Residence on your left just past the light. 
  • Go through traffic light one block, turn left on Geiger Street. 
  • Go one block turn, and left on Second Street. 
  • Approximately 2 hours (113 miles) 
Directions from Washington, D.C.
  • From the Beltway take I-270 north to Frederick, Maryland. 
  • Take US Route 15 north through Gettysburg to Harrisburg, crossing the Harvey Taylor Bridge. 
  • At the second traffic light (Second Street) turn left. 
  • Go approximately 15 blocks to the Governor's Residence on your left. 
  • Approximately 2 hours (110 miles) 
Directions from New York City
  • ​Take the Lincoln or Holland Tunnel to the New Jersey Turnpike. 
  • Take the Turnpike south to I-287. 
  • Follow I-287 north to I-78. 
  • Take I-78 to I-81 south to Harrisburg to Exit #66, Front Street. 
  • Take Front Street south to the first traffic light; you will see the Governor's Residence on your left just past the light. 
  • Go through traffic light one block, turn left on Geiger Street. 
  • Go one block, and turn left on Second Street. 
  • Approximately 1-3/4 hours (250 miles) 

OR 

  • Take the George Washington Bridge east to I-80 east, to I-81 south to Harrisburg to Exit #66, Front Street. 
  • Take Front Street south to first traffic light; you will see the Governor's Residence on your left just past the light. 
  • Go through traffic light one block, turn left on Geiger Street. 
  • Go one block, and turn left on Second Street. 
  • Approximately 3 hours from the George Washington Bridge 
Directions from Harrisburg International Airport

  • Take Route 283 west to I-283 north to I-83 south to Exit #43, Second Street. 
  • Follow Second Street approximately one mile to the Governor's Residence on your left. 
  • Approximately 20 minutes (13 miles)​

 

Parking

Parking is permitted along Second Street, including the Permit Parking Only section directly in front of the Governor's Residence. Parking is also available in the private lot at the corner of Second and Maclay Streets. Bus parking is available on Maclay Street facing East. Please enter the Residence grounds through the Second Street Gates.