Hopewell Furnace is open year round. Wednesday through Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. operation will commence second Monday of October and conclude Memorial Day returning to seven days a week, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. between Memorial Day and Indigenous Peoples Day.
On select days of the park's summer season, visitors can experience the lifestyles and operations of the historic iron making community through demonstrations and living history programs. Activities occur on days staffing is available and vary from day to day.
During September and October the park's historic apple orchard is opened for picking by the public. The park's orchard includes many historic varieties not normally available in today's markets. Length of season and availability of varieties depends upon the success of the growing season. The apples are sold by the pound. See Apple Picking.
Last updated: November 26, 2023