Shenandoah Valley

Shenandoah Valley

I-81 Exit 12

Historically rich and packed with interesting and fun activities is the best way to describe Jefferson County. Harpers Ferry is a destination featuring wonderful outdoor activities, excellent historic sites, and beautiful natural surroundings. It was built in a natural pass through the mountains, where the Potomac and Shenandoah Rivers converge.

Visit the place developed by the Washington family; Charles Town is the site of many of their homes and farms. The famed Old Opera House Theatre offers year-round entertainment – from musicals to live dance & concerts.

The region is filled with outdoor recreation. Trip planning for the region offers opportunities for paddling, fishing, and white-water raft trips.

When you drive around the bend and enter Shepherdstown, you’ll take a quick breath at the view of German Street and say, “Wow, what a great postcard this would make!” Shepherdstown is a beautifully preserved, centuries-old town on the southern bank of the Potomac River between Martinsburg and Harpers Ferry.

See contact information at right for the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce or visit the Jefferson County Convention and Visitors Bureau at 37 Washington St., Harpers Ferry, WV 25425.


  • Mountain Heritage Arts and Crafts Festival

    Friday, September 22, 2017 – Sunday, September 24, 2017

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Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce
201 East Washington St.
Charles Town, WV 25414

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