• 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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    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 »

Operating Hours & Seasons

Shenandoah Street

Museums and exhibits line Shenandoah Street in the park.

National Park Service

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is open year round with the exception of Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. Park passes may be purchased at the fee collection entrance station daily.


The park's operating hours are as follows:

  • The park is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the last shuttle bus departing Lower Town at 6:45 p.m.
  • The Train Station will no longer open at 5:45 a.m. It will be open during regular park operating hours.

Did You Know?

Redman, pictured here, conducts his orchestra.  Photo courtesy of Todd Bolton.

Don Redman, "the little giant of Jazz," graduated from Storer College in 1920. Until his death in 1964, Redman continued to have a profound influence on the evolution, direction and development of this uniquely American art form.