Harpers Ferry

West Virginia

Journey Back


Nestled in the northern edge of the Blue Ridge and the Shenandoah Valley, Harpers Ferry is an easy drive from the Washington-Baltimore area.

Getting Here by Mass Transit


Parking is restricted in Lower Town Harpers Ferry in order to maintain the 18th and 19th century historical appearance of the town. Visitors who travel here by car can arrange parking through the National Park Service (NPS). Parking is available at the Cavalier Heights Entrance Station, Bolivar Heights, Maryland Heights, Harpers Ferry Train Station, and River Access Parking Lot. A shuttle bus is available from the Cavalier Heights Entrance Station. The NPS operates this shuttle from 8 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. in the summer and 5:45 p.m. in the winter. They are open year round except for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year Day holidays. Please refer to the NPS website for further information.
Click here for the 2014 Olde Tyme Christmas schedule in PDF format (5 pages, one for each day, with photos)

Click here for the 2014 Olde Tyme Christmas schedule in PDF format (2 pages - good for 1 sheet double-sided printing)

Click here for the 2014 Harpers Ferry National Historical Park schedule for the special living history program Captain Flaggs U.S. Quarter Master City: Approach of Peace 1864.
© 2009 Harpers Ferry Historic Town Foundation
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