Junior Ranger

Calling all kids (and kids at heart)! Explore, learn, and protect your national parks as a Junior Ranger. Many national parks have fun books and online activities for you to do. Check out Junior Ranger games and activities about U.S. presidents and presidential inaugurations. You can earn official Junior Ranger badges—including special virtual badges! How many can you collect?

Explore more than 400 national parks across the country.
Learn about almost any topic.
Protect these places for everyone to enjoy.

Junior Ranger badge with the president's seal reading "Presidential Inauguration"
Presidential Inauguration Junior Rangers

Celebrate the Presidential Inauguration by earning a special virtual Presidential Junior Ranger badge!

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Presidential Junior Rangers Nationwide

Why stop at one? Keep learning about U.S. presidents and earning more Junior Ranger badges and cred along the way.

Group of kids wearing Junior Ranger badges holding hand up to take the Junior Ranger pledge
Presidential Junior Rangers in D.C.

Washington, D.C. is home to many of the nation's most famous presidential monuments. Come learn about them and earn more badges!

More Virtual Experiences

  • Illustration of a desk with park-related items looking out a window at a cityscape
    Go Virtual

    The 59th Presidential Inauguration is going virtual! Join the virtual festivities and explore your presidential national parks.

  • Sasquatch hand touching a laptop with text reading
    Virtual Tours

    Take a tour of presidential monuments, memorials, and homes in national parks from the comfort of anywhere in the world.

  • View of the National Mall through columns
    Presidential Places 360°

    Remotely explore presidential memorials in D.C. in the round and see if you can pass the test to become a virtual tour guide.

  • Two rangers in face masks, one pointing to the Washington Monument
    Virtual Ranger Programs

    Don't move! We'll come to you to give ranger programs through your digital devices this inauguration.

  • Statue of Abraham Lincoln
    Game On

    Trivia time! Test your knowledge of presidential history with games for all ages about history and places found in national parks.

  • Passport cancellation stamp with text reading
    Virtual Passport Stamp

    Do you collect national park passport cancellation stamps? Congratulations, you've found the virtual Presidential Inauguration stamp!

Last updated: January 18, 2021