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Multimedia Presentations

Filming in the Upper Geyser Basin
Filming in the Upper Geyser Basin.
NPS/Neal Herbert


Our website contains more than 100 videos. Looking to learn more about park features? Check out the Inside Yellowstone series, which features short clips about many of the park's attractions. Are you planning a trip? The Visiting Yellowstone collection will help get you started. Want to dive deeper into issues facing the park? Yellowstone InDepth offers a series of mini-documentaries covering topics in greater detail.

Enjoy the sounds of Yellowstone. Our sound library features natural sounds recorded in the park. We also offer short stories about life in Yellowstone in the form of audio postcards.

Virtual Tours

Our virtual tours will take you to historic Fort Yellowstone, Norris Geyser Basin, the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and much more. Most consist of a series of captioned photographs and do not require browser plugins or other software.


Interactive Features

Watch the spread of wildfires in 1988, tour the Old Faithful Virtual Visitor Center, track the Yellowstone Hotspot through a series of major eruptions and much more in our collection of interactive features.

Did You Know?

Fire in Yellowstone Pineland in 1988

The 1988 fires affected 793,880 acres or 36 percent of the park. Five fires burned into the park that year from adjacent public lands. The largest, the North Fork Fire, started from a discarded cigarette. It burned more than 410,000 acres.