• 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

Guided Tours

Ranger presenting a program to visitors in Lower Town Harpers Ferry

Ranger presenting a program to visitors in Lower Town Harpers Ferry

NPS Photo/Cook

Ranger Guided Tours

Join a Park Ranger at 2pm daily to learn about Harpers Ferry's amazing history. Please check at the park's Visitor Center or Information Center for details on each day's programs.

Check out the yearly Event Schedule pdf document for additional program and tour options.


Other guided programs

Historical walking tours about John Brown will be offered in Charles Town, WV. For more information regarding these ranger-guided Charles Town & John Brown: The Rest of the Story... programs, please visit this site.

In partnership with our cooperating association, the Harpers Ferry Historical Association, a new program "Travel Back in Time: A Horse and Wagon Guided Tour of Harpers Ferry" will be available most weekends throughout the summer. For more details about the program as well as information about reservations and payment, please visit this site.

The Harpers Ferry Certified Park Guide program provides you with the opportunity to hire a private guide through the park's partner cooperating association. To learn more about hiring a Harpers Ferry Park Guide, please visit this site.

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