• New Castle Court House - NPS

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    National Monument DE,PA

Laws & Regulations

Superintendent's Compendium

The Superintendent's Compendium provides guidance on designations, closures, permit requirements and and other restrictions imposed by the superintendent's discretionary authority


Regulations regarding all Units of the National Park System can be found in

Chapter 1 of Title 36 of the Code of Federal Regulations.

Did You Know?

Black and white illustration of Peter Minuet

Peter Minuit—formerly director general of the Dutch New Netherland colony—led Swedish colonists to present day Wilmington, Delaware, and established New Sweden on the Christina River.