Barn Rentals

The Centennial Barn, built in 1876, is a unique rental facility that provides a beautiful and historic setting for any gathering. The barn has been updated with modern conveniences, including two rooms of different sizes and a fully equipped kitchen, while still maintaining its historical ambiance. Whether you are planning a small, intimate gathering or a larger event, the Centennial Barn offers a unique and charming atmosphere that is sure to impress your guests. Come and experience the beauty of this historic dairy barn for yourself.

In addition to its charming atmosphere, the Centennial Barn also offers a convenient location. Nestled in the heart of the community, the barn is easily accessible and provides ample parking for guests. Whether you are planning a wedding, a business meeting, or any other type of event, the Centennial Barn is a perfect choice. The barn’s friendly and professional staff are dedicated to making your event a success and will work with you to ensure that everything runs smoothly. So why not consider the Centennial Barn for your next gathering? With its beautiful setting, convenient location, and attentive staff, it is a perfect choice.

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About The Barn

In addition to the two first-floor rooms, the Centennial Barn offers restrooms located in the lobby between the two rooms which serve the entire building. The barn can seat either a maximum of 150 people auditorium-style or a maximum of 80 people banquet-style. What’s more, it’s located just minutes away from downtown Harrisburg hotels, and offers all modern amenities without any of the distractions of the city (see directions for details).

The Centennial Barn is a perfect fit for your next business luncheon, seminar or trade meeting, baby shower or birthday party. As a retreat center, the facility has WIFI but is not accessible to incoming phone messages. The rooms may be rented between the hours of 8 a.m. and 11 p.m.

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Program Room 1

Program Room 2

Cancellations: Full refund is available up to 3 months prior to the event, after 3 months, a full refund less the $100 security deposit is given.
* The Board of Trustees reserves the right to reject any request for Fort Hunter facilities.

A separate mandatory $100 security deposit is required for all rentals. This deposit is to assure clean up and abidance of rules, and is typically returned to the renter within 2 weeks after rental. It will not be returned if: cancellation is made less than 3 months prior to the rental, furniture is not left as it was found, rooms not rented were used, property is damaged, food and/or caterers equipment is left after the rental, or other situations deemed inappropriate by the Park Manager occur.


Tables and chairs are available to renters. All set-up and tear down is the responsibility of renter. If any furniture is removed from its room, it must be returned following the rental or the security deposit will be forfeited. Furniture may not be taken outside the barn.

Furniture Inventory

  • 150 plastic folding


  • Eight, 8 foot. x 30 inch (each table seats eight-ten)
  • Eight, 6 foot x 30 inch  (each table seats six)
  • Eight, 6 foot diameter round  (Each table seats six)
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Rental Policies

Click the link below to view a view list of Fort Hunter’s rental policies.

Rental Policies