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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.


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Blennerhassett Mansion By Candlelight

Sternwheeler rides will transport you back to the year 1805 where Harman and Margaret Blennerhassett are hosting a party on the island. On this autumn evening, electricity is banished when…

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Sunday Sundae Cruise

Ticket includes Ohio River boat cruise with a stop at the island for a hand dipped vanilla sundae (with choice of sauces and assorted toppings-nuts, sprinkles, candies, etc.). Reservations…

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Blennerhassett Kids Day Camp

Blennerhassett Museum and Island is the location for kids to learn more about nature and history. Each day will be a different theme about history and will have lots of hands-on learning and…

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Point Park Dinner Cruise - Island Belle

Complete your evening of fun by attending the downtown Parkersburg Point Park Music Series Concert after dinner. Band is to be determined. Reservations are required. For information call the…

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Birds Of Prey

Come see the "live" birds of prey at the island and learn more about them from Wendy and Ron Perone who operate the Three Rivers Avian Center.

 

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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. 

 

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Tea On Tuesday At Maple Shade

Come to the island for tea. You will have a delightful time , enjoy delicious foods and tea. You will also get a tour of the historic Putnam-Houser House, known as Maple Shade. Space is…

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Blennerhassett-point Park Dinner Cruise

Complete your evening of fun by attending the downtown Parkersburg Point Park Music Series Concert after dinner. Band is to be determined. Reservations are required. For information call the…

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Dining With The Blennerhassetts

It all begins at the Blennerhassett Museum (registration opens at 2:15) with a lecture on "How to Dress the Table," with a boat ride to the island to tour the Blennerhassett Mansion and end…

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137 Juliana St
Parkersburg, WV  26101


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