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Penn State

Visit Penn State University and Roar with the Penn State Nittany Lions!

Whether you're a rival fan or a Penn State alumnus, discover why game day at Penn State University is second to none! Soak up the energy of thousands of people flooding the campus to catch all the action. See hundreds of RVs taking tailgating to a new level. And win or lose, experience the lighthearted spirit that gives Happy Valley its name.

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We have all the visitor information you'll need to make your visit to Penn State a roaring success! Don't miss any of the fun and exciting events at Penn State by checking out our calendar of events. Request or download our Visitors Guide and FunPass. We have the tools to make your visit to Penn State a win from start to finish!

With so many places to stay, it's easy to find hotels near Penn State. Whether you're visiting Penn State to catch a game, enjoy a show at the Bryce Jordan Center or tour the university, you'll find a wide selection of affordable lodging options at your fingertips. And don't miss your chance to sample the amazing restaurants in the Penn State area.

Penn State is a great place for meetings and conferences, too! With state-of-the-art conference centers, planning a meeting in Penn State has never been quicker or easier.

Catch the spirit and see why your visit to Central Pennsylvania is sure to be a roaring good time!

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Rt. 45, Larson Agricultural Research Center
2710 West Pine Grove Road
Pennsylvania Furnace, PA 16865
Phone: 814-865-2081

Technology, information, and fun! A family event held at the Russell Larson Ag Research Center in Rock Springs, that you won't want to miss. Hosted by the College of Agricultural Sciences at Penn State, Ag Progress Days features: -400 Ag exhibitors, field machinery and no-till planter demonstrations -information on ag...

336 Forest Resources Building
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-9118

This 395-acre campus site is being developed with new exhibits added consistently, including the recently built Children's Garden and more botanical gardens. Much more than just a garden, the beautiful Aboretum is a favorite for locals and visitors alike with its conservatory & greenhouses, education center, turfgrass research & air...

110 Kern Graduate Building
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-OTTO

authentic artisan breads, made-to-order sandwiches, soups, salads, entrees, and fresh baked goods.

Penn State University
127 Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-863-5500 direct

16,000-seat arena. Conferences, entertainment and sporting events.

104A Mateer Building
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-7441

Located in Mateer Building, between Park Avenue and Fischer Road Flavorful cuisines in a relaxing, contemporary setting. Breakfast, lunch, and special event dinners.

101 Eisenhower Auditorium
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-863-0255
Tollfree: 1800ARTSTIX

World-class symphonies, ballet and Broadway shows, jazz, drama, dance.

800 East Park Avenue
(directly across from Beaver Stadium; open daily)
State College, PA 16803
Phone: 814-231-1400
Tollfree: 800-358-5466

Visitors can find out what’s happening in the area; purchase parking permits, pick up campus & area maps and brochures. The Center features a large brochure/information area, an exhibit gallery, a 124 seat auditorium, wireless internet service, ATM, retail and vending area and much more! The Center is open and...

119 Food Science Building
Berkey Creamery
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-7535

Most visitors to the Creamery at Penn State know only of its famous ice cream, sherbet, and cheeses sold at the store or over the Internet, but what they don't know is that it is the largest university creamery in the nation. The new Berkey Creamery store is two and...

801 Donald H. Ford Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-1851

Travel-related studies on marketing, economic, social, cultural impact issues.

241 HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-2563

Exhibitions of contemporary visual art by students, emerging and professional artists. Inclusive of all national & international cultures, artists and art forms.

Penn State Research Park
State College, PA 16803
Phone: 814-863-5080

This pub is located in the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel it offers a relaxing atmosphere with lighter fare. We feature classic dishes for lunch and dinner—including sandwiches, salads, appetizers and a variety of Pennsylvania craft brews.

Corner of Bigler & Curtin Rds.
108 Bigler Rd.
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: (814) 865-1433

Four indoor pools and large heated outdoor pool. Open to the public.

Penn State School of Music
233 Music Bldg I
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-0431

Presenting over 350 concerts, recitals, and masterclasses each year, the Penn State School of Music provides a wide variety of excellent events offered at no charge or for a small admission fee. Our talented students work hard to present exciting and interesting performances, and they enjoy seeing full houses of...

126 Outreach Building
100 Innovation Boulevard
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: (814) 867-4278

For adults 50 and better. Olli offers affordable trips, learning and social activities in State College, Bellefonte, Penns Valley and Philipsburg.

Curtin Road
Penn State University
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-7672

Dramatic and exciting describe the Palmer Art Museum.

156 Pegula Ice Arena
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-4102

When visitors come to Hockey Valley, they will experience some of the best amenities college hockey has to offer. Pegula Ice Arena features two ice surfaces: a main rink, home to Penn State's varsity hockey programs, and a community rink.

1 Beaver Stadium
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-0044

Photographs, memorabilia, artifacts and trophies tracing the history at Penn State Athletics, featuring 31 varsity sports.

Hintz Alumni Center
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-6516
121 Theatre Building
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-863-0493

Some of the greatest entertainment in the Alleghenies.

128 Outreach Building
100 Innovation Blvd.
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-3443
Tollfree: 800-228-1627

Degrees and certificates for adults, evenings and online.

1523 W. College Ave.
State College, PA 16801
Phone: 814-865-4653

Personalized service, great course conditions, and excellent amenities make the Penn State Golf Courses the place to be for a complete, professional golf experience. For tee times: 814-865-1833

HUB/Robeson Center on Campus
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-7623

11 Restaurants featuring a variety of cuisines, on PSU campus.

101D Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: Info: 814-865-1757

29 men's & women's varsity programs.

201 Shields Building
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-5471

Penn State University's Undergraduate Admissions Office handles visitation programs for prospective students and parents.

243 Ritenour Building
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-863-1030

Committed to a mission of teaching, research and public service.

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Visitor Center | CPCVB

800 E. Park Ave
State College, PA. 16803

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday: 7:30am - 6:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 9:00am - 6:00pm

Local: 814-231-1400
Toll Free: 800-358-5466
Fax: 814-231-8123

The Central Pennsylvania Convention & Visitors Bureau includes member businesses in State College, Bellefonte, Boalsburg, Philipsburg and all of Centre County. Find hotels, bed & breakfasts, restaurants, attractions, recreation, events, and information about Penn State University, as well as information for meeting & sports planners, group tour planners, and family vacations. Be sure to check our Calendar of Events to find out what's going on in Centre County when you Visit Penn State.

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