Junior Ranger on the Web

McLean House on cover of JR Ranger Booklet
Picture of the front page of the Junior Ranger book with a picture of the McLean House

NPS

Welcome to Appomattox Court House National Historical Park Junior Ranger web page. We are glad you decided to visit our website today and hope that you enjoy learning about Appomattox Court House National Historic Park.
Our Junior Ranger Program is for very special people like you. We need you to help us take care of our national parks and encourage other people to take care of them, too. The parks belong to all of us, and we want you to be able to bring your families here someday.


Our Junior Ranger Program is for very special people like you. We need you to help us take care of our national parks and encourage other people to take care of them, too. The parks belong to all of us, and we want you to be able to bring your families here someday.

As you complete the required pages complete the answer sheet. This sheet can be printed out or filled in on the fillable answer sheet. The completed answer sheet can be mailed to Appomattox Court House NHP Visitor Center; P.O. Box 218; Appomattox, VA 24522 or emailed as an attachment to apco_socialmedia@nps.gov. Once received and evaluated the park will send you a set of trading cards, a parole pass and a Junior Ranger Badge if you provide a mailing address.


To earn your badge, cards and parole pass, you must complete:
  1. Everyone must complete the first three pages.
  2. Ages 6-9 must complete 4 of the other pages for a total of 7 pages.
  3. Ages 10-13 must complete 5 of the other pages for a total of 8 pages.
The following is a list of links to navigate you to the pages that all need to complete:
  1. Required Page 1 - National Park Service
  2. Required Page 2 - McLean House
  3. Required Page 3 - Matching Civil War People

 

Remaing Pages

  1. Ages 6-9 must complete 4 of the remaining pages for a total of 7 pages.
  2. Ages 10-13 must complete 5 of the remaing pages for a total of 8. They MAY NOT count any of the pages with astericks(*) next to them as part of their 5 pages.
You will be taken to the page that you want to complete by clicking on the page title below.

Page 4 “With Malice Toward None”
Page 5 “With Malice Toward None”- Part 2
Page 6 Word Jumble
Page 7 Civilians at Appomattox
Page 8 Battle Flags
Page 9 Matching Civil War Flags
Page 10 Word Search
Page 11 Soldier Letter/Diary
Page 12 Parole Passes
Page 13 The Sweeneys and the Banjo*
Page 14 The United States Colored Troops (USCT).
Page 15 Park Map
After completing the required pages read the Junior Range Pledge on the last page of the answer sheet and sign your name on on the line under it.

Last updated: July 10, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Appomattox Court House National Historical Park
P.O. Box 218

Appomattox, VA 24522

Phone:

(434) 352-8987 x226

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