Welcome to The Center for Pennsylvania Culture Studies. Please use the links to the left to navigate to our projects, galleries, partners, and to learn more about our organization.
The Center for Pennsylvania Culture Studies is devoted to providing programs, resources, and support for the study of Pennsylvania’s cultural heritage. Established in 1990, the Center is affiliated with the Penn State Harrisburg School of Humanities and its American Studies program.
Committed to the documentation and appreciation of Pennsylvania's significant cultural heritage, the Center promotes the study and interpretation of the diverse communities, cultural traditions, and historical sites of Pennsylvania. The Center also serves individuals through a variety of public programming, and coordinates organizations and resources devoted to the study of Pennsylvania’s history and culture at local, state, and national levels. The Center maintains research collections, organizes educational programs, offers technical support, and supports publications consistent with its mission.