Governor's Residence


Picture of the Residence
Built on the Susquehanna River, the Pennsylvania Governor’s Residence is a two and one half story Georgian Style home. Designed by architect George Ewing and completed in the 1968, the 28,600 square foot home has 32 rooms. It has served as home to eight Governors.

The first floor of the Residence serves as a museum, housing art, decorative art, and artifacts reflecting the rich history and cultural heritage of our magnificent commonwealth. The second floor historically served as private living quarters for the Governor and First Lady.