A nice small museum
Good: The different exhibits.. Bad: The size of the museum.. Improvements: A bigger house!. Other: A great place to learn about Poe..
Go on the right tour!
If you go on a ghost tour of Harpers Ferry, just make sure you go on the right tour! A month or so ago my husband and I stayed at a B&B. The innkeepers highly reccommended that we go on a ghost tour in town. She was not aware that a new ghost tour business had opened up. We saw the ghost tour sign at the BBQ restaurant and assumed it was the tour our inkeeper told us about. However, we were dismayed. Our guide was very unprofessional. She wore jeans and a t-shirt and the stories she told were so boring I quickly lost attention. She also seemed to lose her train of thought very quickly and stammered through most of it. The next morning our inkeeper asked us about our tour and she...
Good for all ages
There are so many things to see here it is hard to leave. My kids were in awe of the space capsile and I loved the history behind it.
The American Visionary Museum offers really cutting edge exhibits that rotate throughout the year.
Small but convenient.
This is a small visitors center located just off US 340. Turn towards Harpers Ferry/Bolivor from 340 and you will see it on your left. Loads of travel and tourist info and friendly staff. Very busy.