It takes a lot to preserve and protect America's natural, cultural, and historic treasures. We need your help to keep all of our parks safe and beautiful.
Become a WebRanger!
Learn about National Parks by becoming a WebRanger. As a WebRanger, you will travel to parks all over the country through the World Wide Web. Your job is to have fun while learning about your National Parks and the things you can do for them. Solve mysteries and puzzles, play games, take part in stories, and gather secret words. Visit WebRangers online to begin your adventure.
Junior Ranger News
Read the latest issue of the Junior Ranger Gazette to learn about what's happening in National Parks across the country. You'll learn some of the different ways Junior Rangers-just like you-are helping the National Park Service every day.
Do you like to dig in the dirt? Find things that are lost? Put pieces together? Figure out stories from clues? Learn about the past? These are all things archaeologists do—maybe you're one, too! Learn about the NPS Archeology Program: Archaeology for Kids.
Did You Know?
The African Burial Ground, called the Negroes Burial Ground by the Dutch and English, was closed to make way for development and covered with landfill, concrete and buildings.