Attractions Near Our Hotel

Carlisle offers many unique attractions that travelers and residents alike can enjoy, as well as having the advantage to being close to everything our neighbors in Harrisburg have to offer.

Carlisle Sports Emporium offers some of the best in family fun and recreational activities. This local favorite has all of your favorite classic pastimes, including arcade games, roller skating, go-kart racing, mini golf, and much more. The U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center is a unique local offering that is one part research facility, and one part history museum. This center aims to educate the public on the history of the army, as well as key historical figures from this branch of the armed forces. The Cumberland Historical Society is a free museum that details the history of our community. Guests can find permanent and temporary exhibits, as well as tours, self-guided tours, and a gift shop to explore.

Featured Attractions

Carlisle Sports Emporium

The Carlisle Sports Emporium is the premier destination for family fun adventure and indoor recreational options. This top choice in local entertainment features a great mix of activities that create an exciting day out for any family. Activities include an indoor skating rink, laser tag, arcade games, and offer party facilities for children and children at heart. Outside you can play a round of mini golf, practice your swing at the batting cages, enjoy go-kart racing, and many more classic family fun options.

Army Heritage and Education Center

The U.S. Army Heritage & Education Center is where stories straight from the battlefield come to life. Here you can see unique historical exhibits that aren’t found anywhere else, as well as true life stories of army members past. In addition to more traditional museum exhibits, guests can find reenactment actors, an on-site library, memorial statues, guest speakers, and more. Whether you happen to be a past or current member of the armed forces or you are fascinated by military history offerings, this is the attraction for you.

Cumberland County Historical Society Museum

The Cumberland County Historical Society offers the best insight into our community’s diverse history by collecting, preserving, and sharing the stories of the past with numerous visitors each year. This free to visit museum offers free on-site parking on a first come, first serve basis and is a great place to take a self-guided tour. Explore many unique exhibits that tells the story of our community, and be sure to take home a souvenir of your stay from the gift shop.

All Attractions


  • Polo Lounge on-site
  • Bombay Spice & Bar 0.03 mi
  • Route-11 Diner 0.04 mi
  • Waffle House 0.07 mi
  • Bar B Que Tavern 0.2 mi
  • John's Diner 0.3 mi
  • Iron Skillet 0.6 mi
  • Middlesex Diner 0.8 mi
  • Euro Grocery 1.6 mi
  • Donut Connection 1.6 mi
  • Happy Chen 3.0 mi
  • Napoli Pizza 3.1 mi
  • Hoss's Steak & Sea House 3.8 mi


  • Carlisle Crossing 3.3 mi
  • The Point at Carlisle Plaza 3.9 mi
  • Carlisle Marketplace 4.6 mi
  • Carlisle Commons 5.6 mi
  • Walnut Bottom Towne Center 7.1 mi