Commemorate the landing of the first enslaved Africans in English-occupied North America in August 1619.
Votes for Women
Follow the story of the race to ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, which was underway 100 years ago.
103 and Counting
The NPS turns 103 on August 25. Visit a park for free on our birthday and join events across the country.
Keep Safety in the Picture
When capturing precious moments, be a smart photographer and follow these picture-perfect tips.
This Month's National Park Getaway
Travel to the red-rock canyon country of northern Arizona to learn about history and nature at Pipe Spring National Monument.
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.
National Park News
Find the latest news and events, search for images and videos, and discover facts and figures about the national parks.
Photos, Videos, Webcams & More
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Discover America's Story: The National Parks
Last updated: August 15, 2019