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May 20 Needle Art Tea Tickets Available

Don’t miss a relaxed afternoon of needle works and tea.  Enjoy a savory and sweet tea, discussions with needlework artists and a tour of the Needle Arts exhibit in Fort Hunter... More »

Fort Couture Winners Announced!

Congratulations to the People’s Choice winners at Fort Hunter’s Fort Couture Christmas Tree Dress exhibit.  And many, many thanks to all who participated.  Nearly 2,000 people visited the exhibit where creativity... More »

Start Your Holidays at Fort Hunter!

Usher in the season, leave your cares behind.  Visit the Craft Reunion, Greens Sale, Kids Shop, Fort Couture, the Toy Train Exhibit and don’t forget the Mansion decorated for Christmas! ... More »

Sept 25 – 29 The Dig is On!

The archaeological excavation is underway in the Mansion back yard.  Look for the archaeologists on weekdays  between 10am and 3pm.  They are finding musket balls and shards of pottery from... More »

Friday, September 15 – 3rd in the Burg!

Join the archaeological excavation team from the State Museum on an evening dig at Fort Hunter.  Participating in Harrisburg’s 3rd in the Burg,  the Fort Hunter excavation will be open... More »