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
The park is currently open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the last shuttle bus departing Lower Town at 5:45 p.m. More »
Be A Junior Ranger
Become a Junior Ranger at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park!
This booklet is full of fun activities that allow you to explore the park museums and exhibits. You will learn about the jobs of park rangers and how you too can do those jobs as Junior Park Rangers.
Booklets are available for purchase at the Bookshop in Lower Town for $1.50. You may also download one here for free - Junior Ranger Booklet.
Did You Know?
Harpers Ferry changed hands 8 times during the Civil War. These Union troops posed for a picture on Camp Hill in Harpers Ferry in October, 1862.