Change to Park Hours Effective September 9
Please note effective September 9, 2013, the park's visitor center and historic buildings are closed on Mondays and Tuesdays, but its grounds, parking lot and restrooms remain open for public use.
Plan Your Visit
If you have one to two hours:
If you have more time:
For assistance and further information on planning your visit, you may call 610-582-8773, extension 232. to speak with a member of our visitor center staff. They will be happy to provide more information.
Did You Know?
"Slag" was the waste material created during Hopewell Furnace's iron smelting process. It consisted of residual minerals in the iron ore that remained after the iron had been removed. Often it appears glassy and multicolored, a combination of minerals such as copper, nickle and manganese.