This picturesque city is the capital of the state of Pennsylvania and has a fascinating, lengthy history that still attracts many expats and tourists to this very day. During the American Civil War, the Union Army used Harrisburg as a training centre and in the late 19th century, the city was extremely prominent in the steel and iron industries. One of the most popular landmarks in Harrisburg is the Pennsylvania State Capitol, which contains many beautiful murals, sculptures and stained-glass windows. Museums in Harrisburg, such as the National Civil War Museum and the State Museum of Pennsylvania, highlight the city's rich history and see countless visitors each year. Capital Area Transit (CAT) operates the city's public transportation, which consists of bus and railway lines. The Pride of Susquehanna Riverboat offers dinner, music or sightseeing cruises and is the perfect way to explore your new home and learn about the history of Harrisburg.
Relocating to the city of Harrisburg requires some preparation and if you're unsure on what size shipping container to use, we can help you with this simple guide: If you're looking to move the contents of a 3-bedroom house, you should choose a 20-foot container. If you're moving the contents of a 4 or 5-bedroom house, or a 3-bedroom house plus a vehicle, then you should choose a 40-foot container instead. No matter what size shipping container you end up using, your move to Harrisburg is sure to be a smooth one!
In general a car will fit into a 20ft container. You will also need to consider quarantine and tax charges usually levied on importing vehicles.
Max Dimensions 5.75m x 2.2m x 2.2m (l x w x h)
Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500
Automobiles which do not meet the latest fuel-emission requirements.
Absinthe which is not thujone free.
Any articles suspected of being counterfeit goods.
Including handicraft items made from straw.
Soil is anything considered loose material in which trees and plants may grow.
Plants, Cuttings or Seeds which are capable of propagation.