For Kids and Youth

Two girls paint a mural
Youth help paint a mural of the confluence of the Potomac & Shenandoah Rivers.

NPS/A. Hosey

Explore - Discover - Imagine - Play

Harpers Ferry National Historical park offers a wide choice of experiences for young visitors. From nature to history, from mountain hikes to river fishing, from ruins to explore to a nineteenth century town, from trains to canals, from battlefields to schoolyards, Harpers Ferry captures some of the most moving American stories ever told.



Listed below are self-guided activities for kids and youth of all ages.

Last updated: April 15, 2022

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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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