What's New at Fort Hunter?

  • The Park is Open, Restrooms are Closed

    Fort Hunter Park is open to enjoy the great and healthy outdoors.  Please visit as you are comfortable, observing social distancing and wearing a mask, as appropriate.  Fort Hunter Mansion... More »

  • Virtual Garden Faire

    Even though Garden Faire is canceled for 2020, click here for virtual Garden Faire activities for the whole... More »

  • Fort Hunter Mansion Delaying Spring Opening Date

    Due to Covid -19, Fort Hunter Mansion is not able to welcome guests for guided tours at its usual May 1 opening date.  It is unknown how long non-essential businesses... 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.