Pennsylvania State Lunatic Hospital

Cameron St.
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Historic Document

Pennsylvania State Lunatic Hospital is located in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania certified as a historic location on Wednesday January 08, 1986. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Health Care, more specifically a Hospital. Pennsylvania State Lunatic Hospital was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Social History.

Pennsylvania State Lunatic Hospital Information

Other Name: Harrisburg State Hospital
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1851, 1894, 1935
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Dempwolf,John A.; Et al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Pennsylvania State Lunatic Hospital Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1830
Number of historically contributing buildings: 30
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 8
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 7
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Harrisburg Historic Locations Dauphin County Historic Locations Pennsylvania Historic Locations