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The Next Generation of Inventors

Ignite the spark of creativity with your kids by learning about the people, places, and technologies that changed the world.

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Volunteer With Us

With more than 400 parks, there are volunteer opportunities for everyone to use their talents and interests or gain new skills.

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Wearing Many (Ranger) Hats

Meet employees of the National Park Service and learn more about their diverse backgrounds and various jobs.

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Take a Dive into History

Shipwrecks off the coast of Florida reveal wonders and mysteries of its long maritime past and refuges for wildlife of today.

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Getaway to Waco Mammoth NM

Open a door into the Ice Age and learn about prehistoric life preserved in a paleontological site in Texas.

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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: January 16, 2018