What's New at Fort Hunter?

  • Part-time tour guide position available

    Looking for a stimulating, rewarding part-time job? Consider being a tour guide at Fort Hunter Mansion. $9.06 /hour 2 – 4 days per week April – December Weekdays and weekends... More »

  • Calling Apple Pie Bakers!

    So you think you can bake?  Show us!  Enter the Apple Pie Baking Contest held on Fort Hunter Day, Sunday September 15.  Click here  for contest rules and application form.  May... More »

  • May 5 Garden Faire held rain or shine

    Into every life some rain must fall, let’s celebrate!  Garden Faire is held rain or shine, 10 a.m. – 4p.m.  Suit up in rain gear and rain boots to enjoy... 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.