Access recent press releases issued by Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.
2014 Press Releases
Thunder in the Valley: Sheridan's 1864 Valley Campaign - September 27-28, 2014
Pedal Through The Past: A Cycling Event Through Three National Parks - September 27, 2014
The Harpers Ferry Armory and the War of 1812 - August 23, 2014
Remembering the Niagara Movement: A Pilgrimage to John Brown's Fort - August 17, 2014
National Park Service Seeks Public Comment of the Shepherdstown Battlefield Special Resource Study/Boundary Study/Environmental Assessment - August 8, 2014
Invasion Stalled: Harpers Ferry and the Defense of Washington - July 4-6, 2014
Harpers Ferry Park's Black History Month Features The United States Colored Troops & The Spirit of Freedom - February 2
Did You Know?
Thomas Jefferson visited Harpers Ferry in 1783 and wrote "The passage of the Patowmac through the Blue Ridge is perhaps one of the most stupendous scenes in Nature."