Change in Park Hours
The park is currently open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the last shuttle bus departing Lower Town at 6:45 p.m. More »
Murphy Farm Closure Sept 2-4, 2014
The Murphy Farm will be closed to public access Sept. 2-4, 2014 to allow application of fertilizer to the hayfields. For further information please click on the "More" link or contact the park’s Resource Management Specialist at 304-535-6038. 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?
In what state is Harpers Ferry located?
Where is John Brown buried?
What two rivers and three states meet near Harpers Ferry?
Did You Know?
The Appalachian Trail runs through Harpers Ferry. A short walk along the trail from the lower town to the C&O Canal will take you from West Virginia to Maryland in just a few minutes.