Current Conditions


COVID-19 Update:

Following guidance from the CDC and recommendations from state and local public health authorities in consultation with NPS Public Health Service Officers, the following facilities and services are suspended until further notice:
  • All NPS parking lots at Harpers Ferry NHP
  • Entrance station / fee collection
  • Visitor Center
  • Visitor Center restrooms
  • Shuttle buses
  • Bookshop
  • Lower Town restrooms
  • Information Center
  • Lower Town museums and exhibits
  • Train Station
  • Schoolhouse Ridge North restroom
  • Schoolhouse Ridge South restroom
  • Ranger programs

Where it is possible to adhere to the latest federal, state, and local health guidance, outdoor spaces will remain accessible to the public, including:
  • All park trails
  • Park grounds
For more information about the status of parks in the National Capital Area, check individual park websites and the following news releases:
The NPS encourages people who choose to visit the national parks during this pandemic to adhere to guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and state and local public health authorities to prevent the spread of infectious diseases. As services are limited, the NPS urges visitors to continue to practice Leave No Trace principles, including pack-in and pack-out, to keep outdoor spaces safe and healthy. See more information at

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Last updated: March 27, 2020

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Mailing Address:

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
National Park Service
PO Box 65

Harpers Ferry, WV 25425


(304) 535-6029

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