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Our guided Harpers Ferry Black Heritage Walking Tour last weekend was a great success! We sold out the event and received a lot of positive feedback afterward. Thank you to ...
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On September 11, the Foundation will host a walking tour that focuses on the diverse African American community that was concentrated along Fillmore and Washington Streets and in the West ...
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Nash Farm

The Bradley D. Nash Farm, commonly referred to as just Nash Farm, is a hidden gem of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park that many people stumble upon unexpectedly. The old ...
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Happy Trails!

The Trail & Town Alliance of Harpers Ferry-Bolivar is a standing committee of the Harpers Ferry-Bolivar Historic Town Foundation. The Alliance now serves as the steering committee for our two ...
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First Zion Restoration Initiative

Exciting News

One of the Foundation’s key projects is to revitalize the First Zion Baptist Church. Built in 1894 in a predominantly African-American neighborhood, the church was a central meeting place for ...
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On May 15, board member Rob Case spent the day meticulously dismantling the chimney at First Zion.  The chimney, a later addition to the building to exhaust the oil burning ...
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Harpers Ferry-Bolivar Historic Town Foundation

New Board Members

    The Foundation is delighted to welcome Storm DiConstanzo and Delores Foster to our Board of Directors! After years of vacationing in Harpers Ferry, Storm and his wife Gillian ...
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Volksmarch

Foundation Events

Like most organizations, the pandemic impacted the Foundation’s events and meetings. We held our board meetings virtually and our events were outdoors with limited participation to ensure social distancing. Now ...
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Coralie Franklin Cook

“Disfranchisement because of sex is curiously like disfranchisement because of color. It cripples the individual, it handicaps progress, it sets a limitation upon mental and spiritual development.” — Coralie Franklin ...
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Months of quarantine have you feeling cooped up? Ready to celebrate the warming weather with a nice stroll? Join us for a relaxed walk through scenic Harpers Ferry and Bolivar ...
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