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Bat Week!

Celebrate bats! Learn all about why these tiny creatures are such important members of the ecosystem.

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Geologic Gems

Unearth geologic history and explore these magnificent formations and how they contribute to park scenery and earth systems.

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This Month's National Park Getaway

Take a stroll through America's smallest national park and learn about the amazing revolutionary-era life of Thaddeus Kościuszko.

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Preserving the Past

Join the conversation between the past and the future and learn about how we are working to preserve our most treasured historical places.

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The Park's Many Melodies

Get inspired by the rich musical history of our national parks while enjoying the sweet sounds of live performances around the country.

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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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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: October 15, 2019