Visit the Portrait Gallery to learn about the life of Mohawk leader Captain Joseph Brant, who organized a Native American Confederacy.
Meet Lewis Hayden and follow his incredible journey to freedom on the Underground Railroad and fighter in the abolitionist movement.
Explore the National Women's Party headquarters and learn about Alice Paul's influential role in the suffragist movement.
Learn the process of traditional sand art of the American Southwest from an artist demonstrating in the park.
Join a potter from the Pima Maricopa Indian Community sharing the long tradition of pottery with park visitors.
Take a class to learn how to weave baskets or bracelets with the leaf (lau) of the Hala, or Pandanus tree.
National heritage areas join natural, historic, and cultural features through community-based conservation for all.
The Discover Our Shared Heritage Travel Itinerary Series highlights geographic regions and important themes in American history.
More than 250 National Park Service units have been featured in travel-style articles over the years. New parks are featured each month.
Last updated: November 12, 2019