View of Manhattan skyline from Fort Jay

An Electric Park Exchange

Join Thomas Edison NHP and special guests in illuminating the New York City skyline in celebration of the centennial!

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Natural Noise

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Aerial view of a statue of Theodore Roosevelt on a plaza

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National Park News

Find the latest news and events, search for images and videos, and discover facts and figures about the national parks.

Happy Birthday, National Park Service!

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Experience the sounds of national parks in this new public service announcement from the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation. Park images and sounds serenade the National Park Service on the occasion of its 100th birthday, coming in August 2016.