Shepherdstown, West Virginia
This small historic town, one of West Virginia’s oldest and host to Shepherd University is an eclectic mix for young and old alike with many amenities associated with the University Shepherd University. The town also offers many recreational, entertainment and cultural activities.
The rural nature of the area is on full display with a vibrant and growing farmers market in the town’s side streets on Sunday mornings. Enjoy the many Bistro’s and Cafe’s for a casual lunch while shopping in the towns varied boutiques.
Shepherd Universities continued growth has brought amenities and facilities to the town of Shepherdstown that can be enjoyed by local residents as well as the student body. The University Wellness Center is available and many local seniors take full advantage of exercise programs and the indoor swimming pool to keep fit. The library at Shepherd can also be accessed by the local Community although the town has a library of it’s own in the town center.
Links To Local Government & Amenities
Potomac Edison/First Energy
Entertainment and Dining
The Press Room
The Yellow Brick Bank
The Bavarian Inn
Things To Do
Walking, Hiking, Cycling, Golf
Shepherdstown Visitor Center
Call the center for detail of current activites, visit the Rumsey Monument and the Shepherdstown Museum
Morgan’s Grove Park
This 20 acre park offers varied facilites for recreation. It features a 1500 sq ft covered picnic pavilion with kitchen and restrooms facilites, a playground, volleyball court, soccer fields and a walking trail
Visit The Harpers Ferry National Park
Spend an afternoon steeped in the history of the civil war Visiting 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. Enjoy a wide variety of experiences for visitors of all ages, so come and discover Harpers Ferry.