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			Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park
	Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park

Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park

The site of the alleged plot by Aaron Burr and Harman Blennerhassett to establish a southwest empire. Features the reconstructed Blennerhassett Mansion, guided tours, concession stand, gift shop, narrated wagon rides, hiking trails and picnic facilities. Frequent special events include Mansion by Candlelight each October.Click Here to View 2018 Operating Schedule

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  • Bicycle Rental And Supplies
  • Biking Area
  • Concession Stand
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Educational Programs
  • Family Friendly
  • Gifts & Souveniers
  • Group Tour Accessible
  • Hiking Area
  • History & Heritage
  • Restroom
  • Seasonal

Apple Butter Weekend

Come watch Walker UM Youth make apple butter the old fashioned way over an open fire. For more information please call the park office. Reservations are required.

Contact: 304-420-4800 

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Blennerhassett Mansion By Candlelight

For two nights only! Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park takes on a more historic look when hundreds of candles light the way from the Island Belle sternwheeler landing to the…

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“tea On Tuesday” At Maple Shade

Come to Blennerhassett Island for tea. It’s a delightful time to enjoy delicious foods and tea. You’ll be part of an historic Putnam-Houser House tour, known as Maple Shade. Horse-drawn…

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Family Fireworks Cruise

Cruise the Ohio River and watch fireworks from the sternwheeler Island Belle. Reservations are required. For more information please call the park office. 


Contact: 304-420-4800 

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Pickin’ In The Park

Pickin’ in the Park on Blennerhassett Island is the first and third Sunday of the month through October 20, 2019, from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. This is a special afternoon on the island! Whether you…

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137 Juliana St
Parkersburg, WV  26101

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