Ohio's National Parks

A map of Ohio in the center with major cities marked on the map and all eight of the NPS sites with a picture of each site. NPS logo arrowhead above Ohio map. A larger black & white image of the NPS logo is transparent in the background.
Click on a picture of a site or a red dot on the map to visit the park's webpage.

NPS / T. Engberg


After you've visited National Aviation Heritage Area sites, consider visiting Ohio's eight National Park Service sites. From recreation to history to culture, the national park's in Ohio have much to offer. All sites are easy to access and easy to find. Some sites may have limited or seasonal hours of operation, so if you are planning on going to one of these parks, please visit their website to find out when the park will be open. Choose a park site from the map above or from the list below to visit their respective web pages. Each park's alpha code is bolded in parenthesis. Experience your American, experience Ohio's national parks!



Earthen mounds covered in a light blanket of snow with a large tree in the foreground and the moon visible in the blue sky
Snow-covered mounds at Mound City Group in early winter.

NPS Photo / Tom Engberg

Hopewell Culture National Historical Park World Heritage Nomination

For those who aren't aware, a nearby National Park Service site in Chillicothe, Hopewell Culture National Historical Park, is now being considered for UNESCO World Heritage. Known as the Hopewell Ceremonial Earthworks, the park and its fellow Hopewellian sites are inching closer to possible UNESCO World Heritage List inclusion.

We encourage you to read more about the Hopewell Ceremonial Earthworks Tentative List entry, spread the word to others about this worthy mission and to support the park's nomination. For more information about Hopewell Culture National Historical Park's World Heritage journey, please visit the park's UNESCO World Heritage page.

Last updated: January 16, 2018

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16 South Williams St.
Dayton, OH 45402


(937) 225-7705

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