Temporary Suspension of Reference Collection Research
Due to preservation and maintenance work scheduled for the park archives and research room/library space, new public research requests will not be filled from June 1st to at least January 30th, 2014.
Change in Park Hours
Beginning November 1, the park will be open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the last shuttle bus departing Lower Town at 5:15 p.m. More »
Frequently Asked Questions
What does the sign on Maryland Heights say?
What was the highest flood?
When did Storer College close?
When did West Virginia become a state?
When did Harpers Ferry become a national park?
What state is Harpers Ferry in?
Where is John Brown buried?
What 2 rivers and 3 states meet near Harpers Ferry?
Did You Know?
Did you know that American poet Langston Hughes' grandmother was married to Lewis Leary,one of John Brown's raiders?