Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Grace United Methodist Church
Sanctuary of the Grace Methodist Episcopal Church when used by the State Legislature after the Old Capitol Building burned in 1897.
1880's view of the then-known Grace Methodist Episcopal Church.
Erected by The Harrisburg History Project Commissioned by Mayor Stephen R. Reed.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pennsylvania, The Harrisburg History Project marker series.
Location. 40° 15.821′ N, 76° 53.113′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is on State Street 0.1 miles from Third Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harrisburg PA 17101, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Public Sector Unionism (a few steps from this marker); Present State Capitol Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Capitol Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Grace Methodist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Patrick's Cathedral State Capitol (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Obelisk (about 400 feet away); Old Brick Capitol (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Government • Notable Buildings • Notable Events • Politics •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,472 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 3. submitted on August 2, 2009, by John K. Robinson of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.