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 »
Multiple Days: 06/08/2013, 06/09/2013Location: Lower Town, Harpers Ferry Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Fee Information: Park Entrance Fee: $10.00 per vehicle for 3 days or $5.00 per person on foot or bicycle. Additional workshop fee. Contact Name: Melinda Day Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 304-535-6063
Description: Learn from a professional blacksmith the stock and trade of the early town's craftsmen who took great pride in leaving their mark in the towns industrial history story. Learn the difference between the forging processes of everyday utilitarian items or craftsmen at the US Armory forging weapons for national defense. Observers welcomed!
Workshop Fee: $100.00
Class size: 6
Instructor: David Dufficy
To Register: This workshop requires registration with the Harpers Ferry Historical Association at 304-535-6881 or at the bookshop webpage at http://www.harpersferryhistory.org