• African Burial Ground National Memorial

    African Burial Ground

    National Monument New York

For Kids

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The first set of African Burial Ground National Monument Junior Rangers take their oath

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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.

 
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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?

Detail of the map in the heart of the memorial at African Burial Ground NM

Forty percent of the 419 sets of remains found during the rediscovery of the African Burial Ground were the remains of children. More...