Nature & Science
The park grounds afford visitors many opportunities to quietly observe wildlife as well as numerous species of plants. Below you may take a virtual stroll along the scenic pathway that gently winds through the park. Take a close-up look at a selection of animals and plants found in the park. And don't forget to check out the ongoing research at American Memorial Park.
Did You Know?
Colonel Paul Tibbets and the crew of the Enola Gay flew their B-29 to Tinian Island, accompanied on Tinian by the B-29 "Bocks Car." The components for the two atom bombs, "Little Boy" and "Fat Man" were brought to Tinian by air, and the critical atomic core was sent by sea.