Basic Information

View of Harpers Ferry from Split Rock on Loudoun Heights
View of Harpers Ferry from Split Rock on Loudoun Heights

NPS Photo/Zurbuch


Operating Hours & Seasons

The park is open year-round from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m with the exception of a few holidays. Extended hours in the summer are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information about holiday closures and hours of the park's shuttle bus service, please visit the Operating Hours & Seasons page.


Fees & Passes

To learn more about the entrance fees at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, America the Beautiful passes, and National Park Service fee free days, please visit the Fees & Passes page on our website.


Current Conditions

For more information regarding the weather and seasonal conditions, please visit the Current Conditions page on our site.


Permits & Reservations

For information regarding special use permit, filming permits, and all group reservations, please visit the Permits & Reservations page on our website.



If you plan to visit with your pet, please read our Pets page so that you understand guidelines and can more easily plan the logistics of your visit.

Trash Free Park

Come prepared when you visit: bring the materials you will need to package and carry your trash out of the park when you depart. Learn more on the Trash Free Park page.


Last updated: March 8, 2024

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
National Park Service
PO Box 65

Harpers Ferry, WV 25425


304 535-6029

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