Featured Stories

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The Numbers Are In

More than 325 million people came to visit national parks in 2023. Explore the data and learn more about visitor statistics.

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A New National Park

Amache National Historic Site helps share the story of thousands of Japanese Americans forcibly relocated during World War II.

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Engineers Week

Engineers dare to think beyond the ordinary, creating inspiring things that make us marvel. Take a closer look in honor of Engineers Week.

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28 Days of Black History

Take a day-by-day journey through Black history found in national parks and in your communities using this guide.

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Presidents Play

With Presidents Day (officially Washington's Birthday) this month, test your knowledge of US presidents and national parks.

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What's Your Park Story?

We are sharing our stories of personal connections with "park" places. What is yours?

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Social Media

Follow, share, and be a part of the conversation on official National Park Service social media channels.

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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: February 22, 2024