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Parks as Classrooms

As America's largest classrooms, national parks have opportunities for onsite field trips, distance learning, and in-class curriculums.

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Watch the Video

We're working to rebuild our parks to ensure they remain as extraordinary as when we first fell in love with them.

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This Month's National Park Getaway

Experience a defining legacy in landscape architecture firsthand at Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site in Massachusetts.

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Take a Hike

Hit the open trail to have an adventure exploring the natural beauty and diverse history of the country along the route.

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Celebrating the Season

Get in the spirit of the holidays with the many family-friendly events at national parks this winter.

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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: November 14, 2018