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Anacostia Park
Antietam NB
Antietam National Cem.
Arlington House
B-W Parkway
Bethune Council House
Catoctin Mountain Park
C&O Canal NHP
Clara Barton NHS
Claude Moore Farm
Constitution Gardens
Ford's Theatre NHS
Fort Dupont Park
Fort Washington
FDR Memorial
Frederick Douglas NHS
GW Mem Pkwy
Glen Echo Park
Great Falls Park, Md.
Great Falls Park, Va.
Greenbelt Park
Harpers Ferry NHP
Kennilworth Aquatic Grdns
Korean War Veterans Mem
LBJ Memorial Grove
Manassas NB
Museum Resource Center
Law Enforcement Mem.

National Mall & Memorial Parks
National Captal Parks--East
National Mall
Old Post Office Tower
Pennsylvania Ave NHS
Piscataway Park
Potomac Heritage Trail
President's Park
Prince William Forest Park
Rock Creek Park
Sewall-Belmont House
Suitland Parkway
The White House
Theodore Roosevelt Is.
Thomas Jefferson Mem.
Vietnam Veterans Mem.
Washington Monument
Wolf Trap Farm Park

Park Units Administered

          Parkland within National Capital Region (NCR) amounts to 8,500 acres within the District of Columbia and 80,000 acres in Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. NCA has some 447 miles of parkways and primary roads, more than 150 statues, monuments and Memorials and serves more than 40 million visitors annually. Some 717 miles of trails and bike paths wind through NCR parks.
          Famous park sites in Washington, D.C., include the National Mall, White House, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, Thomas Jefferson Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Korean War Veterans Memorial, National Law Enforcement Memorial, Mary McLeod Bethune Memorial, Frederick Douglass National Historic Site, Rock Creek Park (the country's largest and first urban park), George Washington Memorial Parkway and C&O Canal National Historical Park.
          Civil War battlefields include Manassas National Battlefield Park in Virginia, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park in West Virginia, and Antietam National Battlefield in western Maryland. The parks dedicated to nature and recreation are Prince William Forest Park in Virginia and Catoctin Mountain Park in Maryland.
          Also included in NCR are Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts, Vienna, Virginia, the Nation's first national park for the performing arts, and historic sites Arlington House, the Robert E. Lee Memorial in Arlington, Virginia; Ford's Theatre and the House Where Lincoln Died National Historic Site; and Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland.
          Frederick Douglass National Historic Site, Washington D.C., has been designated by the American Association of Museums as the third museum in the National Park System to receive accreditation. This honor was the result of the site having met the Association's requirements for long-range planning, curatorial work, maintenance, landscaping and interpretation. Harpers Ferry National Historical Park was accredited in 1994.
          The Museum Resources Center (MRC) Facility serves as the repository for cultural and natural artifacts. The repository houses more than 150,000 historic and more than 1 million archeological artifacts. The repository provides direct park support in the areas of preservation, storage, processing and cataloging. MRC also houses the archeology laboratory.

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