What's New at Fort Hunter?

  • Part-time Docent Position available

    A stimulating, exciting, fun part-time position available! Fort Hunter Part-time Docent/Teacher April – December 1 – 4 days a week Weekdays and weekends Guide tours Teach school program Light housekeeping... More »

  • Fort Couture Winner Announced!

    Congratulations to Mary Lundeen and Donna Seltzer for their award winning creation “Flora” in Fort Hunter’s first Christmas Tree Dress exhibit.  If you missed the exhibit this past holiday season, be... More »

  • December 19 & 20 Lots of great holiday activities this weekend!

    Don’t let the Christmas Spirit pass you by – plan to visit Fort Hunter this weekend.  On Saturday take in a free puppet show and Sunday offers a free brass... 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.