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2017 Schedule of Events

To search for programs on specific dates or about specific topics, please use the calendar feature below.

There are several other pages on the website which highlight programs, special events, and presentations. You may want to check out one of the following:

Pick up a 2017 Event Guide at the Visitor Center or Information Center. The guide is available to download (PDF, 3.6MB) and we also offer a chronological one-page version (PDF, 48kb)

The park's Special Events are made possible through the generous support of the Harpers Ferry Park Association. Visit their website at www.harpersferryhistory.org

 

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  • Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

    Niagara Movement Pilgrimage to John Brown’s Fort

    • Time: 8:00 AM
    • Location: Murphy-Chambers Farm
    • Fees: Free. Park entrance fees still apply.
    Sunday, August 20, 2017

    Retrace the footsteps of the men and women of Niagara during this commemorative walk to the site of the John Brown Fort in 1906.

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  • Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

    Caring for Museum Collections

    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Location: Dry Goods Store, Lower Town
    • Fees: Free. Park entrance fees still apply.
    Monday, August 21, 2017

    Meet the park museum curator for a presentation/ demonstration of preventive conservation.

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  • Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

    "Give Us This Day Our Daily Bread"

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    • Location: Lower Town, Masonry Bee Hive Oven behind White Hall Tavern
    • Fees: Free. Park entrance fees still apply.
    Saturday, August 26, 2017

    A historic bread and baked goods sale, in partnership with the Harpers Ferry Park Association.

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  • Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

    Artifact Sneak Peek

    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Location: Allies for Freedom Room, John Brown Museum, Lower Town
    • Fees: Free. Park entrance fees still apply.
    Monday, August 28, 2017

    A behind the scenes tour of objects in our archeology collection that rarely see the light of day.

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  • Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

    Thomas Jefferson on Educating the People

    • Time: 1:00 PM,3:00 PM
    • Location: Lower Town
    • Fees: Free. Park entrance fees still apply.
    Saturday, September 9, 2017

    Our third president comes to life as noted Jefferson historian Bill Barker portrays the author of our nation's Declaration of Independence. Join us for an insightful dramatic presentation on the importance of citizen education.

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  • Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

    Meet Your Park Archeologist

    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Location: Allies for Freedom Room, John Brown Museum, Lower Town
    • Fees: Free. Park entrance fees still apply.
    Monday, September 11, 2017

    Learn about archeology at Harpers Ferry and a day in the life of an NPS archeologist.

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Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
PO Box 65
485 Fillmore St.

Harpers Ferry, WV 25425

Phone:

(304) 535-6029

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