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Fort Hunter Mansion and Park

a guide

by Carl Dickson

  • 287 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Stackpole Books in Mechanicsburg, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Fort Hunter Mansion and Park (Harrisburg, Pa.),
  • Harrisburg Region (Pa.)
    • Subjects:
    • Fort Hunter Mansion and Park (Harrisburg, Pa.) -- Guidebooks.,
    • Harrisburg Region (Pa.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Guidebooks.,
    • Fort Hunter Mansion and Park (Harrisburg, Pa.) -- History.,
    • Harrisburg Region (Pa.) -- History.,
    • Fort Hunter Mansion and Park (Harrisburg, Pa.) -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCarl A. Dickson.
      GenreGuidebooks., Pictorial works.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF159.H3 D53 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 59 p. :
      Number of Pages59
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3950499M
      ISBN 100811727572
      LC Control Number2001042993

      Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, Benjamin Chambers, John Carson McAllister, Samuel Hunter, Chas H Boyd, Julian Millard, H L Schwartz, S K Wilson, J M Kelker, and Julian Millard. Fort Hunter Mansion, Fort Hunter, Dauphin County, PA. Dauphin County Fort Hunter Pennsylvania, Documentation Compiled After. The Fort Hunter Liggett Police Department will perform a background check to permit access to the base. You will need to provide a valid state driver's license, current insurance paperwork and vehicle registration. We look forward to welcoming you to the Historic Hacienda Lodge and all that Fort Hunter Liggett has to offer.

      Built on a bluff overlooking the Susquehanna River, Fort Hunter Mansion and Park has served as a war fort, a hub for frontier commerce, and an exclusive private estate. Now preserved and open to the public, Fort Hunter Mansion and Park invites you to explore Pennsylvania’s rich history. Fort Hunter Mansion photo by Doug Kerr. Fort Hunter Mansion and Park Harrisburg, PA Editor Notes: Fort Hunter Mansion and Park is 6 mi. n. at N. Front St. overlooking the Susquehanna River Valley.

      Fort Hunter Park Extension. This major project to connect Wildwood Park to Fort Hunter Park with a new trail between the river and Front Street has begun construction. Look for completion in May Here is a map of the planned route. Interstate 83 Expansion. Fort Hunter, NY Real Estate & Homes for Sale There are 3 active homes for sale in Fort Hunter, NY. You may also be interested in single family homes and condos/townhomes in the area or 3-bedroom.


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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.

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Featuring accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning and flat-screen TV, The Manor on Front is situated km from Pennsylvania State Capitol and 8 km from National Civil War Museum. Hotel in Harrisburg ( miles from Fort Hunter Mansion and Park) Located off Interstate 81 and km from.

Founded as a milling hub under the name Hunter's Mill, the area became known as Fort Hunter during the defensive buildup to the French and Indian War in the s. In the s it became a bustling estate with a mansion and well-to-do dairy farm before eventually becoming the Fort Hunter Mansion and Park that we know today.

Visitors can learn more about this history and more, walk the canal Location: North Front Street, Harrisburg,PA. Overlooking the Susquehanna River, Fort Hunter Mansion and Park once served as a war fort. Today, families can explore the historic property via guided tours (fee). Families may also explore the property free of charge.

Bring your camera for photos of the Tavern House, Covered Bridge and more. Hours Park hours are 8 a.m. to dusk. My husband and I chose Fort Hunter because it was affordable and the scenery was AMAZING.

We got married on the west lawn of the mansion. You have to pay $ for the location and a $ security deposit.

$ is a little much for a location where you have to take care of everything but the view is worth it and the cost goes toward the park 5/5(7). Feel the presence of the past, connect to natural beauty at this 40 acres park along the scenic Susquehanna River.

Experience bygone days with professionally guided tours of Fort Hunter Mansion, view the exteriors of 10 structures listed on the National Register of Historic Places, walk along the river and the old Pennsylvania Canal Trail with a free walking tour brochure, shop in the museum Location: N.

Front St, Harrisburg,PA. Cancel free on most hotels. Compare 72 hotels near Fort Hunter Mansion and Park in Harrisburg using real guest reviews.

Earn free nights, get our Price Guarantee & make booking easier with. Spectacularly located on a bluff overlooking the Susquehanna and Blue Mountain, Fort Hunter Park consists of about 50 acres.

David Weinberger J On your average summer day, you'll be eating a fair share of bugs!/10(55). Fort Hunter is an unincorporated community in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United is part of the Harrisburg–Carlisle Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Six miles north of Harrisburg, on the south bank of Fishing Creek at its junction with the Susquehanna River, near Rockville, stood Fort Hunter, named after Robert Hunter, a pioneer who had previously settled : Dauphin.

Located across the Susquehanna River from Cumberland County, Fort Hunter Mansion and Park invites you to explore Pennsylvania's rich history. Built as a fort by the British during the French and Indian War, this location has also served as a farm that eventually grow into a frontier village.

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Every morning starts well at our percent smoke-free hotel in North Harrisburg PA because we offer a free full breakfast with hot and cold items, free wifi, an outdoor pool and a workout center – and more.

Their wedding was held at the historic and gorgeous Fort Hunter Mansion, which is right on the riverbank, and has countless opportunities for beautiful photos. The stone mansion makes a beautiful backdrop, and the old growth trees provide a graceful canopy of green to shade everyone.

Archibald McAllister House, now officially known as Fort Hunter Mansion, is a historic home located on the Susquehanna River approximately 6 miles north of downtown Harrisburg, Dauphin County, consists of a 2-story, 2-room stone "cabin' built into which was added in a 2 1/2-story, five-bay wide stone dwelling in the Federal on: N.

Front St., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. A Victorian celebration of Fort Hunter Mansion's spring opening. This free admission event features a carriage exhibit, plant sale, cafe, cake walk, garden chats, Victorian dancing, craft show, live music, exhibits & demonstrations, children's activities & art show & sale.Hotels near Fort Hunter Mansion and Park, Harrisburg on Tripadvisor: F traveller reviews, 3, candid photos, and prices for 30 hotels near Fort Hunter Mansion and Park in Harrisburg, PA.View the handiwork of local needle art designers exhibited in the rooms of Fort Hunter Mansion.

Participating guilds include Susquehanna and Nittany Valley Chapters. The needle works will be on display from May 3 through June 14 and can be viewed on a tour of the Mansion during museum hours, regular admission on: Fort Hunter Rd, Harrisburg,PA.