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Enter the Peep Show!

The Marshmallow Peep Show, that is.  Entries are due March 20 for the show on  May 3 – 17.  Click here for application, let your creativity Peep... More »

Sunday March 1 Maple Sugar Festival

It’s almost time for Fort Hunter’s Maple Sugar Festival!  Just when we all need a break from cabin fever, find out how Native Americans used to make maple syrup and... More »

Sunday, September 21 – Celebrate Fall

Fall begins, celebrate at Fort Hunter Day on Sunday, September 21, 10 am – 5 pm.  Enjoy free kids games and activities, hayrides, pony rides, a craft show, demonstrations, quilt exhibit... More »

The Dig is On!

Archaeologists from the Pennsylvania State Museum have begun their annual excavation at Fort Hunter.  Look for them behind the Mansion digging around the Ice House.  They have already uncovered several... More »

Sunday, Sept 14 Plein Air Painters at Fort Hunter

For the first time, Fort Hunter participates in  Art Association of Harrisburg’s Gallery Walk.  Enjoy painters in the lawns of the Mansion, refreshments, light lunches available for purchase, the archaeological... More »