More historical information about Harpers Ferry and Bolivar

The Harpers Ferry Armory

Jefferson County Black History Preservation Society

Jefferson County Historical Society

National Parks in Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

Appalachian National Scenic Trail

Appalachian Trail Conservancy - headquarters for the  Appalachian Trail

West Virginia Eastern Panhandle

Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce

Jefferson County Convention & Visitors Bureau

Town of Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Town of Bolivar, West Virginia

Harpers Ferry-Bolivar Merchants Association

West Virginia Tourism & Business

West Virginia - Wild & Wonderful  -- Official State Tourism site for West Virginia

Canaltowns Partnership - An association of nine towns along the C&O Towpath of the Potomac River.


Free Visitor Guides


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Offering a wide variety of activities for individuals and families. Explore museums and exhibits, hike to overlooks or along Civil War skirmish lines, join a ranger-guided tour or sign-up for a living history workshop. Shop at the Harpers Ferry Historical Association's Bookshop.

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First Zion Baptist Church Restoration Project

The Foundation has purchased First Zion Baptist Church on W. Ridge Street in Harpers Ferry in order to preserve the building for future use as cultural center for Harpers Ferry and Bolivar. The site will also serve a significant role in interpreting history. 

More info on project and how to DONATE