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: 11/09/2013, 11/10/2013Location: 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: Today, most American homes boast a wide array of plastic housewares versus one hundred and fifty years ago when tin ware ruled supreme. Tin ware utilitarian items burst upon American markets offering affordable cookware, drinking vessels, and tinned canned foods. Join Living History Ranger Scott Devers, for this two day workshop. Make your own traditional tin ware with period methods & tools.
Workshop Fee: $100.00 per person
Class Size: limited to 8 participants
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