• 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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  • 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 »

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 07/06/2013, 07/07/2013

    Location: Lower Town, Harpers Ferry Time: 11:00 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. Contact Name: Melinda Day Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 304-535-6063
Visitors are invited to step into the role of voting Virginians in 1863 to experience how West Virginia, the 35th State of the Union, was born out of the Rebellion. United States Troops guard the poll and issue the oath of allegiance while Virginia State commissions run the polls.  What will they ask you?  Are you prepared to answer?!