Welcome to the "Learn About the Park" section of the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park website. This page contains brief information about and links to other useful pages on the website. If you do not find what you need on this page, please check the Plan Your Visit and Get Involved sections of the site. If you should have any questions, please feel free to contact the park at 304-535-6029 or email us.
Check out the park's news releases and get contact information for the park's public affairs specialist.
Photos & Multimedia
Photos, videos, and other multimedia created by park rangers and volunteers.
History & Culture
Learn about the people, places, and stories that shaped the history of Harpers Ferry.
Learn about the plants, animals, and ecosystems of Harpers Ferry.
Information for educators regarding field trip reservations and lesson plans.
Kids & Youth
Information about activities available for kids.
Information about management of the park, including laws and policies, park planning, and the research permit process.
Learn how the Harpers Ferry Park Association bookshop benefits the park.
Science & Research
Learn how research supports park conservation efforts and how we understand our history.
Laws & Policies
Information about laws and policies at Harpers Ferry.
Last updated: April 27, 2022