What's New at Fort Hunter?

  • Cooper Wingert talk rescheduled

    The Cooper Wingert lecture, “Slavery and the Underground Railroad” has been rescheduled for Wednesday, May 17 at 7pm.  The late snowstorm snowed out the March lecture, now we have another... More »

  • Needle Arts Tea Tickets on Sale Now

    Tickets are now on sale for an afternoon dessert tea consisting of homemade cheesecakes, homemade scones, fresh fruit and sweets and unending cups of tea, a talk with the designers of... More »

  • Tuesday March 14 Fort Hunter Park Closed

    Due to the snowstorm, Fort Hunter Park will be closed on Tuesday, March 14.  Enjoy the snow from the safety of your own home.  Thank... 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.