General Management Plan
To view sections of the park's General Management Plan, click on the links below which will take you to a pdf file of the section you wish to view.
Did You Know?
Between 1840 and 1860 some 300-700 escaped slaves were living in New Bedford. Frederick Douglass was among those who found freedom in New Bedford. He arrived in 1838 after escaping from Baltimore carrying another sailor's protection papers.