NPS Centennial

The National Park Service turns 100 on August 25, 2016. As we lead up to the centennial, we invite you to participate in Find Your Park Experiences to learn, discover, be inspired, or simply have fun in national parks. Find Your Park Experiences offer unique opportunities to explore national parks both in person and online. Check out the experiences in this park or search all experiences to identify an opportunity that matches your interests. You can also share your national park story at FindYourPark.com.

A Call to Action remains the foundation for our 2016 centennial preparations. It is the National Park Service's blueprint for the future, outlining the innovative work we want to accomplish. Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park is a big part of this effort. Take a look at what we're doing and get involved!

 

Experiences 

  • Bioblitz @ Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller NHP

    iNaturalist Vermont Atlas of Life

    Part Scientific endeavor, part festival, and part education, the BioBlitz event at Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park will bring together teams of volunteer citizen scientists, families, students, teachers and other community members of all ages to find and identify as many species of plants, animals, fungi, and other organisms as possible in one day at the park. Read more

  • Celebrate a Trek to Taste

    Youth at Trek to Taste event

    A celebration of trails, local food, and healthy living. Join us for guided walks starting at 10:30 and noon or grab a map and venture out on your own choose from four different hike options and along the way sample delicious, heart-healthy foods from local producers. Family games, crafts, demonstrations, ice cream social, music and more. For more information visit: www.trektotaste.info Read more

  • Learn about 150 Years of Environmental Conservation

    Walkers on the historic carriage road trails

    Delve the stories, legacy and landscapes of 150 years of environmental conservation. Walk the park trails where three generations of conservationist thought and practice took shape. Get to know the histories of three quintessentially American families: Marsh, Billings & Rockefellers. Experience conservation stewardship in the modern context at the park, and gain an understanding of the ways in which humans can balance natural resource conservation in our 21st Century World. Read more

  • Raiders of the Lost Art Exhibit

    Raiders of the Lost Art Exhibit

    Be part of an exciting collaboration with our sister park Saint Gaudens National Historical Site (SAGA)! Through an online voting process on facebook, YOU can curate an exhibit to be featured at the park site in the Visitor Center. The dates of the physical exhibits at the parks are June 8-July 31, 2015. Read more

  • Walk for Wellness

    Youth walking in the park

    Adding a little physical activity to our day offers health benefits. It helps with weight control, builds stronger bones and muscles, can boost your mood and it’s fun. Our local trails are great for recreational walking for health. Meet park staff at the Woodstock Village Green every Wednesday at 5 pm in June and July for a one-hour walk. Read more



Call to Action Projects 

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