• Interior of the John Brown Fort

    Harpers Ferry

    National Historical Park WV,VA,MD

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  • 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 May 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 5:45 p.m. More »

Schedule Of Events

2014 Schedule of Events

Here is a pdf of our 2014 Schedule of Events, for download or to print.

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Park Special Events are made possible through the generous support of the Harpers Ferry Historical Association. Visit their website here www.harpersferryhistory.org

 

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Events Upcoming for April

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  • Harpers Ferry and the USCT Recruiting Station

    Saturday, April 26, 2014

    This event will commemorate the 150th anniversary of Harpers Ferry's role in the recruitment of United States Colored Troops during 1864. Activities will include living history and ranger conducted programs. More

  • Harpers Ferry and the USCT Recruiting Station

    Sunday, April 27, 2014

    This event will commemorate the 150th anniversary of Harpers Ferry's role in the recruitment of United States Colored Troops during 1864. Activities will include living history and ranger conducted programs. More

 

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Did You Know?

Robert Harper was granted an exclusive ferry concession in 1861.

Robert Harper operated a ferry across the Potomac River in 1747. His heirs, the Wagers, maintained the operation until 1824 when a bridge was built across the Potomac.