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Stephen T. Mather Training Center Location

Mather Training Center photo by Joyce Howe

Located on Camp Hill, on the former Storer College Campus (1867-1955) in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. Harpers Fery is located along U.S. Route 340 approximately 65 miles west of Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, Maryland.

Operating hours are Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Closed on all Federal holidays. Call the main switchboard at 304-535-6215 or fax at 304-535-6408. You can write to: Stephen T. Mather Training Center, P.O. Box 77, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425.

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Harpers Ferry Driving (PDF)

Summer climates are generally hot and humid. Winters are generally cold with variable precipitation. Recommend layers of clothing, especially in spring.

Public transportation includes rental vehicles from major airports (Baltimore-BWI), (Washington/Dulles-IAD), and (Washington/Reagon-DCA). Amtrak's Capital Limited stops at Harpers Ferry daily with westbound service from Washington, D.C., and eastbound from Pittsburg and Chicago. MARC Rail operates several commuter trains between HF and Union Station (Washington, D.C.) Monday-Friday. For information on MARC and Amtrak schedules and fares, call 1-800-325-7245.

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