Temporary Suspension of Reference Collection Research
Due to the park archives and research room/library space move, new public research requests will not be filled until at least June 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 6:45 p.m. More »
Access recent press releases issued by Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.
2014 Press Releases
Pedal Through The Past: A Cycling Event Through Three National Parks - September 27, 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?
Virginius Island was a thriving 19th-century industrial town along the Shenandoah River. By 1859, there were about three dozen buildings there.