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 »
How to Donate to the Park:
Thank you for your interest in supporting Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. Your donation will enhance the programs and activities to protect park resources and the visitor experience at Harpers Ferry. The National Park Service has a proud tradition of celebrating charitable support, and philanthropic contributions continue to make a significant difference in the parks everyday. We truly appreciate your interest in being part of this legacy. There are several ways to support us:
The park is able to accept direct donations. If you are interested in donating directly to the park you may contact the Superintendent by phone 304-535-6224 or by e-mail.
We are unable to accept donations online at this time.
Harpers Ferry Historical Association is a non-profit organization whose mission is to protect, preserve and enhance programming at Harpers Ferry NHP. They rely on the generosity of private individuals, foundations, and corporations to support national park projects and programs.
Learn more about how the Harpers Ferry Historical Association supports the National Park Service.
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Did You Know?
On July 14, 1896, during their first National Convention, the National League of Colored Women visited the John Brown Fort. They were the first group known to make such a pilgrimage to this site.