• Sun beginning to set at Harpers Ferry, as seen from Maryland Heights. Photo by NPS Volunteer Buddy Secor.

    Harpers Ferry

    National Historical Park WV,VA,MD

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Be A Junior Ranger

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Front cover of Harpers Ferry's Junior Ranger Booklet



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?

Did You Know?

President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed legislation creating Harpers Ferry National Monument on June 29, 1944.