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 »
Welcome educators to our education reservations page! This page has links to a new online reservation system and documents that you may download and fax to us to make a reservation. You may reserve your date of visit and program through either process!
If at any time you have questions, please call our offices at 304-535-6456. You may also want to see our Education and Fees Frequently Asked Questions page.
Online Education Reservation System
Please use the reservation sheets below to schedule your education group for the remainder of the 2011-2012 school year.
Documents to download to make an education reservation
Education Reservation Sheet
This reservation sheet is to be used by K-12 teachers to schedule a visit and/or programs. Please use this form for requesting both self-guided and ranger-guided curriculum programs.
Tour Company Reservation Sheet
This reservation sheet is to be used by K-12 teachers, who are traveling with a tour company, to schedule a visit and/or programs. Please use this form for requesting both self-guided and ranger-guided curriculum programs.
Fee Waiver Checklist & Instructions
This information will assist groups 11th grade and up in writing a request for entrance fees to be waived. Entrance fees do not apply for K-10 groups that successfully make an education reservation.
Educator Institute Reservation Sheet
This reservation sheet is to be used by educator groups to schedule a visit and/or workshops with our Education staff. Please use this form for requesting both self-guided and ranger-guided curriculum programs.
Privacy Act Statement – This information is provided to comply with the Privacy Act (PL 93-579). 5 U.S.C. 301 and 7 CFR 260 authorize acceptance of the information requested on this form. The data you furnish will be used to provide Harpers Ferry NHP with the information needed to process education reservations and will solely be used for this purpose. Furnishing this data is voluntary; however to complete the reservation,all of the data is needed.
Did You Know?
Virginius Island was a thriving 19th-century industrial town along the Shenandoah River. By 1859, there were about three dozen buildings there.