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Senior Pass Price Increase

Learn more about the upcoming changes to the Senior Pass, what they mean for you, and how the additional funds benefit the national parks.

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Preserving a Maritime Legacy

Recently awarded grants help projects in communities across the country that preserve or educate about our nation's maritime heritage.

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Wildlife Watching

National parks provide incredible opportunities to view wildlife in its natural setting. Get tips on how to do it safely and successfully.

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Sharing a Legacy

Discover the distinguished service of the Buffalo Soldiers, including their contributions to the early national parks.

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Listen In

Experience and explore the parks through natural sounds made by plants, animals, water, and more.

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Getaway to César E. Chávez NM

Journey to the California Sierra Nevada to learn about the life and legacy of a prominent 20th-century advocate for American farmworkers.

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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.

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Photos, Videos, Webcams & More

Explore the national parks through multimedia. Search for photos, videos, webcams, and audio files on any topic.

Last updated: July 13, 2017