Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, Harpers Ferry

Categories: National Parks, Historic Sites, Nature & Parks, Tourist Spots
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4.7/5 based on 1,200+ reviews on the web
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 8,000 years ago. See galleries such as the wax museum, the blacksmith shop, and the clocks and jewelry exhibit, or visit the bookshop, tavern, and the dry goods store. Plan your visit in advance in order to get the most out of this attraction. Plan to visit Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Harpers Ferry attractions using our Harpers Ferry itinerary maker.
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  • I recommend starting your tour of Harper's Ferry at the National Park where they will provide a shuttle bus to the town where you can conduct your own tour of the town. There is an admission fee to th...  read more »
  • Spent several hours walking the streets of Harpers Ferry and a little of the Appalachian Trail. The park has solved previous parking problems by providing a visitors center and parking area away from ...  read more »
  • We had booked a b&b in Harpers Ferry in order to meet a guide we had booked for Antietam. Lo and behold it was perfect timing. We were there for the celebration of the 1860election. The lower town was...  read more »
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