Laws & Policies

Presidential Proclamation
Visit this page to read the Presidential Proclamation that created Birmingham Civil Rights National Monument.

National Park Regulations
Visit this page to find all Federal regulations covering all National Park Service lands: Code of Federal Regulations, Title 36: Parks, Forests, and Public Property

Firearms in National Parks
Visitors may possess firearms within a national park provided they comply with federal, state, and local laws. Federal law prohibits firearms in certain park facilities and buildings. These places are marked with signs at public entrances.

The role of responsible gun owners is to know and obey the federal, state, and local laws applicable to the park they visit. Learn more about Alabama state gun laws.

Last updated: January 13, 2017

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