• 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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    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 »

Multimedia Presentations


Video Clips:

View scenes from our 150th Civil War event, Stonewall Stopped: Jackson's 1862 Valley Campaign here.

Watch video of the African American History Hike on June 2, 2012, here.

 

Of the Student, By the Student, For the Student™

  • Student Developed Vodcasts Focusing on John Brown

Under Fire! - Student Developed Vodcasts Focusing on the Civil War

Did You Know?

Today the John Brown Fort is across the street from its original location.

John Brown's Fort has been moved 4 times: in 1891 to Chicago to the World's Columbian Exposition, in 1895 to the Murphy Farm near Harpers Ferry, in 1909 to Storer College Campus and in 1968 to its present location.