Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

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U.S. Dept. of the Interior, National Park Service, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park , Harpers Ferry, WV
Historic sites -- West Virginia, Historic sites -- Maryland, Historic sites -- Virginia, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park -- Bound
Other titlesSpecial boundary study ..
ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
The Physical Object
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Mar 27,  · The Bookshop on Shenandoah Street in Harpers Ferry is maintained by the Harpers Ferry Park Association, which is an official National Park Service Cooperating Association.

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Proceeds from sales and fundraising activities directly benefit the interpretive. Dec 30,  · A visit to this quaint, historic community, at the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers, is like stepping into the past.

Stroll the picturesque streets, visit exhibits and museums, or hike our trails and battlefields. Spend a day or a weekend. We have something for everyone, so come and discover Harpers Ferry.

Feb 11,  · Attractions near Harpers Ferry National Historical Park: ( mi) Ruins of St. John's Episcopal Church ( mi) Harper House ( mi) joy line railroad and Toy Train Museum; View all attractions near Harpers Ferry National Historical Park on Tripadvisor/5(2K).

Harpers Ferry Park Association generates funds through the National Park Bookshop, which offers over 3, items, to help visitors understand Harpers Ferry’s unique place in history.

The shop is the heart of HFPA. It allows the visitor to support Harpers Ferry NHP programs. Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, Harpers Ferry, WV. 38K likes. Welcome to the official Facebook page for Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. This page is maintained by National Park /5(K).

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is located at the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah Rivers in the states of West Virginia, Virginia, and Maryland. Harpers Ferry is about more than just one date or individual, but a diverse number of people and events that.

To honor the th anniversary of the school’s founding, Harpers Ferry Park Association, in partnership with Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, invited park rangers, professors, journalists, and scholars to tell the stories of the teachers, students, and reformers. May 06,  · The Making of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is a fascinating book that is fully engaged with the present.

The 'making' in the title highlights the importance of the recent past, present, and even the future in the author's agnesescriva.com by: 7. Explore camper reviews and photos of the campgrounds in Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.

Last-minute getaway. Camping near Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is easy with Hipcamp, where private landowners offer one-of-a-kind camping experiences. Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is located at the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers in and around Harpers Ferry, West agnesescriva.com park includes land in the Shenandoah Valley in Jefferson County, West Virginia; Washington County, Maryland and Loudoun County, agnesescriva.com park is managed by the National Park Service, an agency of the U.S.

Department of the agnesescriva.comon: Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia. When you visit Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, be sure to stop by the Harpers Ferry Bookshop in Lower Town. Here you’ll find several different stamps from the park and the surrounding areas such as Chesapeake & Ohio Canal NHP, Underground Railroad, and Potomac Heritage NST.

NPS Photo Post / /5(K). Harpers Ferry, West Virginia The Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (/, daily 8am-5pm, $10 by car, $5 on foot) is made up of 3, acres of parkland and the lower portion of the town of Harpers Ferry.

It features more than 25 historic buildings along Shenandoah Street, High. Find hotels near Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, us online. Good availability and great rates. Book online, pay at the hotel. No reservation costs. Apr 27,  · Things to do at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Harpers Ferry Park offers a wide variety of activities for individuals and families.

Visit the many museums and exhibits, hike scenic trails, join a ranger-guided tour or just explore on your own. The Harpers Ferry Historical Association’s Bookshop has a great supply of books, artwork 5/5(2).

From the Riot & Tumult: Harpers Ferry National Historical Park by Murfin, James V and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at agnesescriva.com Jun 14,  · Last month during our National Park adventure to Shenandoah National Park, we stopped for the day at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.

It is very hard to summarize this interesting National Park unit because it is really 4 parks in one. Harpers Ferry is a quaint, historic town in West Virginia. While Harpers Ferry was an important location during the Civil War, in most Civil War books it's a sideshow of something larger such as the battle of Antietam.

Fortunately with Chester Hearn's book it gets center stage treatment. The book itself is well written and is a nice pages in length. Situated in Harpers Ferry, this historic vacation home is within 1 mi (2 km) of Appalachian Trail Conservancy Headquarters and Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.

Nash Farm and Bolivar Heights Scenic Overlook are also within 1 mi (2 km). Harpers Ferry Station is 23 minutes by foot/5. Report Center for State of the Parks: Harpers Ferry National Historical Park In recognition of the important historical and natural resources protected within Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, the National Parks Conservation Association's Center for State of the Parks conducted an assessment to determine current conditions of the park's.

Things to do near Harpers Ferry National Historical Park on Tripadvisor: See 2, reviews and 3, candid photos of things to do near Harpers Ferry National Historical Park in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.

5 Things To Do On Your Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Day Trip April 03, Let me start this post by sharing that Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is my favorite Washington DC-based day trip and I don’t know if anything will ever unseat it.

Situated in Harpers Ferry, this historic vacation home is within a minute walk of Appalachian Trail Conservancy Headquarters and Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.

John Brown Wax Museum and John Brown's Fort are also within 15 minutes. Harpers Ferry Station is 9 minutes by foot. Explore an array of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, Harpers Ferry vacation rentals, including houses, apartment and condo rentals & more bookable online.

Choose from more than properties, ideal house rentals for families, groups and couples.

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Rent a. Aug 28,  · Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is a National Park in Harpers Ferry. Plan your road trip to Harpers Ferry National Historical Park in WV with Roadtrippers/5(41). At Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, you'll see the center of 19th century industry.

The park features many small museums and exhibits, battlefields, uninhabited hillside houses, and picturesque streets. Take a guided tour with a ranger and hear about the town's history, which began 8, Location: Shoreline Dr, Harpers Ferry, WVUSA.

InHarpers Ferry and some surrounding areas were designated as a National Monument. Congress later designated it as the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park in It is managed by the National Park Service.

The park includes the historic town of Harpers Ferry, notable as a center of 19th-century industry and as the scene of the agnesescriva.comon: Harpers Ferry, West Virginia (Then Virginia).

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Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is most widely known today for the attempted slave revolt led by John Brown inthe nucleus for the interpretation of the current national park. Here, Moyer and Shackel tell the behind-the-scenes story of how this event was chosen and preserved for 5/5(1).

We recommend booking Harpers Ferry National Historical Park tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund.

See all 1 Harpers Ferry National Historical Park tours on Tripadvisor/5(2K). Situated in Harpers Ferry, this inn is within a 5-minute walk of John Brown Wax Museum and Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.

John Brown's Fort and Appalachian Trail Conservancy Headquarters are also within 10 minutes. Harpers Ferry Station is only a 2-minute walk. If you’re looking for a Harpers Ferry map, you’ve come to the right place; currently I’ve collected 18 free Harpers Ferry National Historical Park maps to view and download.

(PDF files and external links will open in a new window.) Here you’ll find maps showing the Lower Town as well as. The Library of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park contains approximately 3, volumes that primarily pertain to the park's six themes: John Brown, Civil War, African-American History, Industry, Transportation, and Natural Heritage.Exit WV Highway at entrance to Harpers Ferry National Park.

Take first right, proceed to KOA. Local Area Attractions Near Harpers Ferry / Civil War Battlefields KOA. Where the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers meet, Harpers Ferry has much to offer both historical and outdoor enthusiasts. You can visit battlefields and explore history or.Our guide to Harpers Ferry National Historical Park gives you expert recommendations on the best attractions, restaurants, hotels, and more.