What's New at Fort Hunter?

  • Part-time Docent Position Available

    A stimulating, exciting, fun part-time position available! Part-time Docent/Teacher April – December 1 – 4 days per week Weekdays and weekends Lead tours Teach school program Light Housekeeping and office work... More »

  • Friday, December 23 – One More Day

    Don’t miss your last chance to view Victorian Christmas at Fort Hunter Mansion.  Guided tours are offered on Friday, December 23 from 10 am – 4:30 pm.  After December 23... More »

  • Saturday, December 17 – The Fort is Open!

    Don’t let the winter weather change your plans!  Christmas at Fort Hunter is open for business.  Visit the Mansion decorated with fresh greens and dried materials, shop at the Kids... More »

Fort Hunter Mansion and Park is a division of Dauphin County Parks and Recreation Department, which is host to a diversity of natural, historic and cultural resources.  DCPR includes seven areas – the Community Gardens, Fort Hunter Park, Fort Hunter Conservancy, Henninger Bridge, Lykens Glen Park, Wiconisco Creek Park and Wildwood Park.