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 »
Fees & Reservations
Park passes may be purchased at the fee collection entrance station daily.
Individual Pass - $5.00 per person arriving on foot or bicycle
The National Park Service participates in the Interagency Pass Program. Participating agencies include the National Park Service, USDA Forest Service, Fish ad Wildlife Service, Bureau of Land Management and Bureau of Reclamation. The series of passes is known as America the Beautiful - National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass.
For information on the America the Beautiful passes, click here.
Harpers Ferry Annual Pass $30.00 Valid for one year from month of purchase for Harpers Ferry NHP only. Admits passholder and passengers in a single, private vehicle (excluding groups) or immediate family if entering by other means. Nontransferable.
Park fees are valid for three consecutive days, beginning on date of purchase. Entrance passes are required in all park areas and fees are payable at Cavalier Heights Entrance Station, Bolivar Heights, Maryland Heights, Harpers Ferry Train Station, and River Access Parking Lot. Credit cards are accepted only at Cavalier Heights.
Did You Know?
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.