Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Grand Opera House
Circa 1900 view showing the Grand Opera House's robust architectural features and Italianate design.
Pre-construction rendering made by architect Frank E. Davis
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pennsylvania, The Harrisburg History Project marker series.
Location. 40° 15.701′ N, 76° 52.935′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is at the intersection of Third Street and Walnut Street, on the left when traveling north on Third Street. 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. Strawberry Square Phase I (here, next to this marker); Federal Square (a few steps from this marker); Capitol Park (a few steps from this marker); John Harris' Gift (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Dauphin County Prison (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Dauphin County Courthouses (about 300 feet away); Mexican War Monument (about 400 feet away); 104th Cavalry (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
Categories. • Entertainment • Notable Buildings • Notable Events •
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 1,582 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.