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Encyclopedia > List of areas in the National Park System of the United States

The National Park System of the United States is the collection of physical properties owned or administered by the National Park Service. This includes all areas designated National Parks and most National Monuments, as well as several other types of protected areas of the United States. The National Park Service (NPS) is the United States federal agency that manages all National Parks, many National Monuments, and other conservation and historical properties with various title designations. ... Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales A national park is a reserve of land, usually owned by a national government, protected from most human development and pollution. ... A U.S. National Monument is a protected area of the United States that is similar to a national park (specifically a U.S. National Park) except that the President of the United States can quickly declare an area of the United States to be a national monument without Congressional... The protected areas of the United States are managed by an array of different federal, state, tribal and local level authorities and receive widely varying levels of protection. ...


As of 2006, there are 390 "units" of the National Park System. However, this number is somewhat misleading. For example: Denali National Park and Preserve is counted as two units, whereas Fort Moultrie National Monument is not counted as a unit because it is considered a feature of Fort Sumter National Monument. Denali National Park Denali National Park and Preserve is located in Interior Alaska and contains Mount McKinley, the tallest mountain in North America. ... Fort Moultrie is the name of a series of forts on Sullivans Island, South Carolina, built to protect the city of Charleston, South Carolina. ... Before the attack Map detailing the location of Fort Sumter Fort Sumter, located in Charleston, South Carolina harbor, was named after General Thomas Sumter. ...


In addition to areas of the National Park System, the National Park Service also provides technical and financial assistance to several "affiliated areas" authorized by Congress. Affiliated areas are marked on the lists below.

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National Parks

As of 2005, there are 58 officially-designated National Parks in the United States and its dependent areas.


(See also List of U.S. national parks by state and List of U.S. national parks by date established) National Parks by State Alaska Denali National Park and Preserve Gates Of The Arctic National Park and Preserve Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve Katmai National Park and Preserve Kenai Fjords National Park Kobuk Valley National Park Lake Clark National Park and Preserve Wrangell - St Elias National Park and Preserve... This is a list of U.S. national parks, arranged by date of establishment. ...

Park State or Territory Year Area (acres)
Acadia Maine 1916 46,854
American Samoa American Samoa 1988 9,000
Arches Utah 1971 76,519
Badlands South Dakota 1978 242,755.94
Big Bend Texas 1944 801,163
Biscayne Florida 1980 172,924
Black Canyon of the Gunnison Colorado 1999 32,950
Bryce Canyon Utah 1928 35,835
Canyonlands Utah 1964 337,598
Capitol Reef Utah 1971 241,904
Carlsbad Caverns New Mexico 1930 46,766.45
Channel Islands California 1980 249,561
Congaree South Carolina 2003 22,200
Crater Lake Oregon 1902 183,224
Cuyahoga Valley Ohio 2000 32,861
Death Valley California 1994 3,372,402
Denali Alaska 1971 6,075,030
Dry Tortugas Florida 1992 64,701
Everglades Florida 1947 1,508,538
Gates of the Arctic Alaska 1980 8,472,506
Glacier Montana 1910 1,013,572
Glacier Bay Alaska 1980 3,283,246
Grand Canyon Arizona 1919 1,217,403
Grand Teton Wyoming 1929 309,995
Great Basin Nevada 1986 77,180
Great Sand Dunes Colorado 2004 42,000
Great Smoky Mountains North Carolina, Tennessee 1934 521,776
Guadalupe Mountains Texas 1966 86,416
Haleakala Hawaii 1916 29,094
Hawaii Volcanoes Hawaii 1916 323,431
Hot Springs Arkansas 1921 5,550
Isle Royale Michigan 1940 571,790
Joshua Tree California 1994 789,866
Katmai Alaska 1980 4,093,229
Kenai Fjords Alaska 1980 669,983
Kings Canyon California 1940 865,952
Kobuk Valley Alaska 1980 1,750,717
Lake Clark Alaska 1980 4,030,025
Lassen Volcanic California 1914 106,372
Mammoth Cave Kentucky 1941 52,830
Mesa Verde Colorado 1906 52,122
Mount Rainier Washington 1899 235,625
North Cascades Washington 1968 504,781
Olympic Washington 1938 922,651
Petrified Forest Arizona 1962 93,533
Redwood California 1968 112,512
Rocky Mountain Colorado 1915 265,828
Saguaro Arizona 1994 91,440
Sequoia California 1890 865,952
Shenandoah Virginia 1935 199,045
Theodore Roosevelt North Dakota 1978 70,448
Virgin Islands U.S. Virgin Islands 1956 14,689
Voyageurs Minnesota 1975 218,200
Wind Cave South Dakota 1903 28,295
Wrangell-St. Elias Alaska 1980 13,175,901
Yellowstone Idaho, Montana, Wyoming 1872 2,219,791
Yosemite California 1890 761,266
Zion Utah 1919 146,598

An acre is an English unit of area, which is also frequently used in the United States and some Commonwealth countries. ... Acadia National Park preserves much of Mount Desert Island, and associated smaller islands, off the Atlantic coast of Maine. ... Official language(s) None Capital Augusta Largest city Portland Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 39th 86,542 km² 305 km 515 km 13. ... 1916 (MCMXVI) is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January-February January 1 - The Royal Army Medical Corps first successful blood transfusion using blood that had been stored and cooled. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Arches National Park preserves over 2,000 natural sandstone arches, including the world-famous Delicate Arch, in addition to a variety of unique geological resources and formations. ... Official language(s) English Capital Salt Lake City Largest city Salt Lake City Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 13th 219,887 km² 435 km 565 km 3. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1971 calendar). ... Badlands National Park, in southwest South Dakota, preserves 242,756 acres (982 km²) of sharply eroded buttes, pinnacles and spires blended with the largest protected mixed grass prairie in the United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Pierre Largest city Sioux Falls Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 17th 199,905 km² 340 km 610 km 1. ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... Big Bend National Park is a national park located in Texas, USA. For more than 1,000 miles (1600 km) the Rio Grande / Río Bravo forms the international boundary between Mexico and the United States; Big Bend National Park administers approximately one-quarter of that boundary. ... Official language(s) None. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Biscayne National Park is a U.S. National Park located in southern Florida, due east of Homestead, FL. The park preserves Biscayne Bay, one of the top scuba diving areas in the United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Tallahassee Largest city Jacksonville Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 22nd 170 451 km² 260 km 800 km 17. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park is a United States National Park located in western Colorado. ... Official language(s) English Capital Denver Largest city Denver Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 8th 269 837 km² 451 km 612 km 0. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Bryce Canyon National Park is a national park located in southwestern Utah in the United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Salt Lake City Largest city Salt Lake City Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 13th 219,887 km² 435 km 565 km 3. ... 1928 (MCMXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Canyonlands National Park, located near Moab, Utah and the Arches National Park, was designated as a National Park on September 12, 1964. ... Official language(s) English Capital Salt Lake City Largest city Salt Lake City Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 13th 219,887 km² 435 km 565 km 3. ... For the Nintendo 64 emulator, see 1964 (Emulator). ... Capitol Reef National Park is a United States National Park, in south-central Utah. ... Official language(s) English Capital Salt Lake City Largest city Salt Lake City Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 13th 219,887 km² 435 km 565 km 3. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1971 calendar). ... Carlsbad Caverns National Park is a United States National Park located in the Guadalupe Mountains the southeastern corner of New Mexico, Eddy County. ... Official language(s) None, English and Spanish de facto Capital Santa Fe Largest city Albuquerque Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 5th 315,194 km² 550 km 595 km 0. ... 1930 (MCMXXX) is a common year starting on Wednesday. ... The Channel Islands National Park is a national park that consists of five of the eight Channel Islands off the coast of the U.S. state of California, in the Pacific Ocean. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 3rd 410,000 km² 402. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Located in South Carolina, the 34 mi² (89 km²) Congaree National Park is the largest tract of old growth bottomland hardwood forest left in the United States but one of the smallest national parks. ... Official language(s) English Capital Columbia Largest city Columbia Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 40th 82,965 km² 320 km 420 km 6 32°430N to 35°12N 78°030W to 83°20W Population  - Total (2000)  - Density Ranked 26th 4,012... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Crater Lake National Park is a U.S. National Park located in Oregon whose most famous feature is Crater Lake. ... Official language(s) None Capital Salem Largest city Portland Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 9th 255,026 km² 420 km 580 km 2. ... 1902 (MCMII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Cuyahoga River in the park Categories: Stub | National parks of the United States | Ohio landmarks ... Official language(s) None Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus (largest metropolitan area is Cleveland) Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 34th 116,096 km² 355 km 355 km 8. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Death Valley National Park is a mostly arid national park located east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Inyo County, California, USA with a small extension and exclave (Devils Hole) in Nevada. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 3rd 410,000 km² 402. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ... Denali National Park Denali National Park and Preserve is located in Interior Alaska and contains Mount McKinley, the tallest mountain in North America. ... Official language(s) English Capital Juneau Largest city Anchorage Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 1st 663,267 mi² / 1 717 854 km² 808 mi / 1300 km 1,479 mi / 2380 km 13. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1971 calendar). ... Dry Tortugas National Park is a United States National Park, located in the Dry Tortugas islands of the Florida Keys. ... Official language(s) English Capital Tallahassee Largest city Jacksonville Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 22nd 170 451 km² 260 km 800 km 17. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... Everglades National Park preserves the southern portion of the Everglades (all south of Tamiami Trail), but represents only 20 % of the original wetland area. ... Official language(s) English Capital Tallahassee Largest city Jacksonville Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 22nd 170 451 km² 260 km 800 km 17. ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve is one of several large U.S. National Parks in Alaska. ... Official language(s) English Capital Juneau Largest city Anchorage Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 1st 663,267 mi² / 1 717 854 km² 808 mi / 1300 km 1,479 mi / 2380 km 13. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Glacier National Park is a National Park in the U.S. state of Montana. ... Official language(s) English Capital Helena Largest city Billings Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 4th 381,156 km² 410 km 1,015 km 1 44°26 N to 49° N 104°2 W to 116°2 W Population  - Total (2000)  - Density Ranked 44th 902,195 2. ... -1... The area around Glacier Bay in southeastern Alaska was first proclaimed a U.S. National Monument on February 25, 1925. ... Official language(s) English Capital Juneau Largest city Anchorage Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 1st 663,267 mi² / 1 717 854 km² 808 mi / 1300 km 1,479 mi / 2380 km 13. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Grand Canyon National Park is one of Americas oldest national parks and is located in Arizona. ... Official language(s) English Capital Phoenix Largest city Phoenix Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 6th 295,254 km² 500 km 645 km 0. ... 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Grand Teton National Park is a United States National Park located in western Wyoming, south of Yellowstone National Park. ... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 10th 253,554 km² 450 km 580 km 0. ... 1929 (MCMXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Great Basin National Park is a United States National Park, located in east-central Nevada near its border with Utah. ... Official language(s) None Capital Carson City Largest city Las Vegas Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 7th 286,367 km² 519 km 788 km 0. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve became a United States National Park by an act of Congress on September 13, 2004. ... Official language(s) English Capital Denver Largest city Denver Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 8th 269 837 km² 451 km 612 km 0. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a United States National Park that straddles the ridgeline of the Appalachian Mountains. ... Official language(s) English Capital Raleigh Largest city Charlotte Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 28th 139,509 km² 805 km 240 km 9. ... Official language(s) English Capital Nashville Largest city Memphis Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 36th 109,247 km² 195 km 710 km 2. ... 1934 (MCMXXXIV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Guadalupe Mountains National Park is located in the Guadalupe Mountains of West Texas and contains Guadalupe Peak, the highest point in Texas at 8,749 feet (2,667 m) in elevation. ... Official language(s) None. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... Haleakalā National Park is a United States national park located on the island of Maui in the state of Hawaii. ... Official language(s) Hawaiian and English Capital Honolulu Largest city Honolulu Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 43rd 28,337 km² n/a km 2,450 km 41. ... 1916 (MCMXVI) is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January-February January 1 - The Royal Army Medical Corps first successful blood transfusion using blood that had been stored and cooled. ... Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park, established in 1916, displays the results of 70 million years of volcanism, migration, and evolution—processes that thrust a bare land from the sea and clothed it with complex and unique ecosystems and a distinct human culture. ... Official language(s) Hawaiian and English Capital Honolulu Largest city Honolulu Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 43rd 28,337 km² n/a km 2,450 km 41. ... 1916 (MCMXVI) is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January-February January 1 - The Royal Army Medical Corps first successful blood transfusion using blood that had been stored and cooled. ... Established from Hot Springs Reservation, Hot Springs National Park is a United States National Park in central Arkansas adjacent to the town of Hot Springs. ... Official language(s) English Capital Little Rock Largest city Little Rock Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 29th 137 732 km² 385 km 420 km 2. ... 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Isle Royale. ... Official language(s) English de-facto Capital Lansing Largest city Detroit Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 11th 96,716 mi² 250,494 km² 239 miles 385 km 491 miles 790 km 41. ... 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1940 calendar). ... A Joshua tree silhouetted by a rock Joshua Tree National Park is located in south-eastern California. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 3rd 410,000 km² 402. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ... Katmai National Park and Preserve is a United States National Park in Alaska, notable for the Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes and for its brown bears. ... Official language(s) English Capital Juneau Largest city Anchorage Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 1st 663,267 mi² / 1 717 854 km² 808 mi / 1300 km 1,479 mi / 2380 km 13. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Established in 1980 by the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act, Kenai Fjords National Park is a United States National Park on the Kenai Peninsula in southcentral Alaska near the town of Seward. ... Official language(s) English Capital Juneau Largest city Anchorage Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 1st 663,267 mi² / 1 717 854 km² 808 mi / 1300 km 1,479 mi / 2380 km 13. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... This Article is about Kings Canyon National Park, USA. For Kings Canyon, Australia, see Kings Canyon, Northern Territory. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 3rd 410,000 km² 402. ... 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1940 calendar). ... Established in 1980 by the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act, Kobuk Valley National Park is a United States National Park in northwestern Alaska north of the Arctic Circle. ... Official language(s) English Capital Juneau Largest city Anchorage Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 1st 663,267 mi² / 1 717 854 km² 808 mi / 1300 km 1,479 mi / 2380 km 13. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Established in 1980 by the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act, Lake Clark National Park and Preserve is a United States National Park in southwestern Alaska. ... Official language(s) English Capital Juneau Largest city Anchorage Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 1st 663,267 mi² / 1 717 854 km² 808 mi / 1300 km 1,479 mi / 2380 km 13. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Map of Lassen area showing hydrothermal features (red dots) and volcanic feature or remnant (yellow cones). ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 3rd 410,000 km² 402. ... 1914 (MCMXIV) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... Mammoth Cave National Park is a U.S. National Park in south-central Kentucky, encompassing portions of Mammoth Cave, the most extensive cave system known in the world. ... Official language(s) English Capital Frankfort Largest city Louisville Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 37th 104,749 km² 225 km 610 km 1. ... For the movie, see 1941 (film) 1941 (MCMXLI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1941 calendar). ... Mesa Verde National Park is a national park, located in southwest Colorado. ... Official language(s) English Capital Denver Largest city Denver Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 8th 269 837 km² 451 km 612 km 0. ... 1906 (MCMVI) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Mount Rainier National Park is a United States National Park located in southeast Pierce County, Washington. ... Official language(s) None Capital Olympia Largest city Seattle Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 18th 184,824 km² 385 km 580 km 6. ... 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Looking toward Magic Mountain from the Cascade Pass trail North Cascades National Park is a U.S. National Park located in Washington state. ... Official language(s) None Capital Olympia Largest city Seattle Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 18th 184,824 km² 385 km 580 km 6. ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... Olympic National Park is located in the U.S. state of Washington, in the far northwestern part of the state known as the Olympic Peninsula. ... Official language(s) None Capital Olympia Largest city Seattle Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 18th 184,824 km² 385 km 580 km 6. ... 1938 (MCMXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Petrified Forest National Park is located in northeastern Arizona, along Interstate 40 between Holbrook and Navajo. ... Official language(s) English Capital Phoenix Largest city Phoenix Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 6th 295,254 km² 500 km 645 km 0. ... 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Established in 1968 from unprotected land as well as small portions of existing state parks, Redwood National Park is a United States National Park on the northern coast of California between Eureka and Crescent City. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 3rd 410,000 km² 402. ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... Rocky Mountain National Park is located in the north central region of the U.S. state of Colorado. ... Official language(s) English Capital Denver Largest city Denver Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 8th 269 837 km² 451 km 612 km 0. ... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Saguaro National Park, located in the state of Arizona, is part of the United States system of national parks. ... Official language(s) English Capital Phoenix Largest city Phoenix Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 6th 295,254 km² 500 km 645 km 0. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ... Sequoia National Park is a national park in the southern Sierra Nevada, east of Fresno, California. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 3rd 410,000 km² 402. ... 1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar). ... Shenandoah National Park encompasses part of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the Piedmont region of Virginia. ... Official language(s) English Capital Richmond Largest city Virginia Beach Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 35th 110,862 km² 320 km 690 km 7. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Established in 1978, Theodore Roosevelt National Park is a United States National Park comprising three geographically separated areas of badlands in western North Dakota. ... Official language(s) English Capital Bismarck Largest city Fargo Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 19th 183 272 km² 340 km 545 km 2. ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Established in 1975, Voyageurs National Park is a United States National Park in northern Minnesota near the town of International Falls. ... Official language(s) None Capital Saint Paul Largest city Minneapolis Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 12th 225,365 km² 400 km 645 km 8. ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1975 calendar). ... Wind Cave National Park is a United States national park 10 miles (18 km) north of the town of Hot Springs in western South Dakota. ... Official language(s) English Capital Pierre Largest city Sioux Falls Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 17th 199,905 km² 340 km 610 km 1. ... 1903 (MCMIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Established in 1980 by the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act, Wrangell-St. ... Official language(s) English Capital Juneau Largest city Anchorage Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 1st 663,267 mi² / 1 717 854 km² 808 mi / 1300 km 1,479 mi / 2380 km 13. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... For the next-generation airliner series from Boeing, see Boeing Yellowstone. ... Official language(s) English Capital Boise Largest city Boise Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 14th 216,632 km² 491 km 771 km 0. ... Official language(s) English Capital Helena Largest city Billings Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 4th 381,156 km² 410 km 1,015 km 1 44°26 N to 49° N 104°2 W to 116°2 W Population  - Total (2000)  - Density Ranked 44th 902,195 2. ... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 10th 253,554 km² 450 km 580 km 0. ... 1872 (MDCCCLXXII) was a leap year starting on Monday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... Yosemite redirects here. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 3rd 410,000 km² 402. ... 1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar). ... Zion National Park is located near Springdale, Utah in the southwestern United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Salt Lake City Largest city Salt Lake City Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 13th 219,887 km² 435 km 565 km 3. ... 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ...

Disbanded National Parks

Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site preserves two farm sites where Abraham Lincoln lived as a child. ... Fort McHenry Located in Baltimore, Maryland, Fort McHenry is best known for its role in the War of 1812, when it successfully defended Baltimore Harbor from the British navy. ... Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park, established in 1916, displays the results of 70 million years of volcanism, migration, and evolution—processes that thrust a bare land from the sea and clothed it with complex and unique ecosystems and a distinct human culture. ... Haleakalā National Park is a United States national park located on the island of Maui in the state of Hawaii. ... Mackinac National Park was U.S. National Park that existed from 1875 to 1895 on Mackinac Island in northern Michigan. ... Mackinac Island State Park is located in the U.S. state of Michigan on Mackinac Island in Lake Huron just east of the Straits of Mackinac. ... Chickasaw National Recreation Area is a unit of the National Park Service near Sulphur, Oklahoma. ... Sullys Hill National Game Preserve is a National Wildlife Refuge located on the shore of Devils Lake in Benson County, North Dakota, within the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation. ... The USFWS logo The United States Fish and Wildlife Service is a unit of the United States Department of the Interior that is dedicated to managing and preserving wildlife. ...

National Monuments

African Burial Ground National Monument at Duane and Elk Streets in Lower Manhattan (New York City) preserves a site containing the remains of over 400 Africans, buried during the 17th and 18th-centuries. ... A windmill that once provided water for excavation teams working on digs at the site The Agate Fossil Beds National Monument is a U.S. National Monument near Harrison, Nebraska. ... Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument is a United States National Monument in the State of Texas. ... Aerial-view of the caldera of Mount Aniakchak from the west The Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve is a U.S. National Monument and National Preserve, consisting of the region around the Aniakchak volcano on the Aleutian Range of south-western Alaska, United States. ... West walls of the ruins The Aztec Ruins National Monument is a U.S. National Monument, centered around ancestral Pueblo structures in north-western New Mexico, United States, located close to the town of Aztec. ... Houses at Bandelier Bandelier National Monument The Bandelier National Monument is a U.S. National Monument consisting of 32,737 acres (132. ... Booker T. Washington National Monument is a unit of the National Park Service located in the town of Hardy, Virginia. ... Buck Island Reef National Monument, or just Buck Island is a small, uninhabited, 176-acre island about 1. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... Categories: Stub | U.S. National Monuments ... Cape Krusenstern National Monument is a unit of the National Park Service founded on December 1, 1978; it is located in Alaska. ... Capulin Volcano National Monument - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... In the 1930s, this shelter was built to protect what remains of the Casa Grande ruins. ... Castillo de San Marcos National Monument, often simply called the Castillo, is a U.S. National Monument located in St. ... Castle Clinton or Fort Clinton is a circular sandstone fort and national monument in Battery Park at the southern tip of Manhattan, New York City. ... Cedar Breaks National Monument is located Near Cedar City Utah, United States. ... Chiricahua National Monument is a unit of the National Park Service located in Willcox, Arizona. ... Colorado National Monument is a part of the U.S. National Park Service near the city of Grand Junction, Colorado, in the western part of the state. ... Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve is a national monument and national preserve located in the Snake River Plain in central Idaho near Arco, Idaho. ... The longer fragments of basalt at the base of the cliff can be larger than a person. ... Devils Tower is a monolith (more technically, an igneous intrusion) located near Hulett and Sundance in eastern Wyoming, above the Belle Fourche River. ... Categories: Stub | U.S. National Monuments ... Effigy Mounds National Monument is a national monument in Iowa in the midwestern United States. ... El Malpais National Monument is off I-40 in western New Mexico, near Cibola National Forest. ... Aerial view of El Morro. ... Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument is located in a mountain valley just west of Pikes Peak and holds spectacular remnants of the earths prehistoric life. ... Fort Frederica today Fort Frederica National Monument is a unit of the National Park Service located on St. ... Created in 1924, Fort Matanzas National Monument is a United States National Monument run by the National Park Service. ... Fort McHenry Located in Baltimore, Maryland, Fort McHenry is best known for its role in the War of 1812, when it successfully defended Baltimore Harbor from the British navy. ... Fort Pulaski National Monument is a unit of the National Park Service located between Savannah and Tybee Island, Georgia. ... Fort Stanwix was a colonial fort erected in 1758 by British General John Stanwix, at the location of present-day Rome, New York. ... Before the attack Map detailing the location of Fort Sumter Fort Sumter, located in Charleston, South Carolina harbor, was named after General Thomas Sumter. ... Fort Moultrie is the name of a series of forts on Sullivans Island, South Carolina, built to protect the city of Charleston, South Carolina. ... Fort Union National Monument is a unit of the National Park Service located in Watrous, New Mexico. ... Fossil Butte National Monument is a unit of the National Park Service located in Kemmerer, Wyoming; the national monument was founded on October 23, 1972. ... The George Washington Birthplace National Monument is in Westmoreland County, Virginia. ... George Washington Carver National Monument is a unit of the National Park Service located in Diamond, Missouri; the national monument was founded on July 14, 1943. ... Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument in southwestern New Mexico was established as a national monument November 16, 1907. ... Governors Island National Monument is a facility operated by the National Park Service of the United States on Governors Island in Upper New York Bay in New York City. ... Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument (sometimes referred to as Parashant National Monument) is located on the northern edge of the Grand Canyon in northwest Arizona. ... Grand Portage National Monument, located within the boreal forest on the north shore of Lake Superior in northeastern Minnesota, preserves a vital center of fur trade activity and Anishinaabeg Ojibwe heritage dating back to the 18th century. ... Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument in Idaho contains the largest concentration of Hagerman Horse fossils in North America. ... Preserved at the Hohokam Pima National Monument are archaeological remains of the Hohokam culture. ... Daniel Freemans homestead, located near Beatrice, Nebraska, was recognized by the United States Congress as the first homestead in the nation obtained through the Homestead Act and designated as the Homestead National Monument of America. ... Hovenweep National Monument straddles the Colorado-Utah border west of Cortez, Colorado. ... Jewel Cave National Monument contains Jewel Cave, the second longest cave in the world, with about 135 miles (217 km) of mapped passageways. ... John Day Fossil Beds National Monument is a 14,000 acre (57 km²) park near Kimberly, Oregon. ... Lava Beds National Monument, located in Siskiyou and Modoc Counies, California, is the site of the largest concentration of lava tube caves in the United States. ... Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument preserves the site of the June 26, 1876 Battle of the Little Bighorn, near Crow Agency, Montana. ... The Battle of the Little Bighorn—which is also called Custers Last Stand and Custer Massacre and, in the parlance of the relevant Native Americans, the Battle of the Greasy Grass—was an armed engagement between a Lakota-Northern Cheyenne combined force and the 7th Cavalry of the United... As the 385th unit of the National Park System, Minidoka Internment National Monument was newly authorized on January 17, 2001, and does not have any visitor facilities or services available. ... Montezuma Castle National Monument, located near Camp Verde, Arizona in the western United States, features well-preserved cliff dwellings. ... Muir Woods National Monument is a unit of the National Park Service in Marin County, California, 12 miles (19 km) north of San Francisco. ... Natural Bridges National Monument is a U.S. National Monument located in the southeast of Utah, in the western United States. ... The Navajo National Monument resides in the Navajo Reservation (Arizona). ... The earthlodge at Ocmulgee Ocmulgee National Monument is a U.S. National Monument located just east of Macon, Georgia. ... Oregon Caves National Monument is a national monument in the northern Siskiyou Mountains of southwestern Oregon in the United States. ... An organ pipe cactus in the monument Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument is a U.S. National Monument located in extreme southern Arizona which shares a border with the Mexican state of Sonora. ... Petroglyph National Monument stretches 17 miles (27 km) along Albuquerques West Mesa, a volcanic basalt escarpment that dominates the city’s western horizon. ... Pinnacles National Monument is protected mountainous area located east of central Californias Salinas Valley. ... Pipe Spring National Monument, a little known gem of the National Park System, is rich with American Indian, early explorer and Mormon pioneer history. ... Pipestone crafting demonstration at Pipestone National Monument. ... Poverty Point is an archaeological site in northwestern Louisiana (near the town of Epps), overlooking the Mississippi River flood plain. ... Insert non-formatted text Rainbow Bridge Rainbow Bridge in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, southern Utah, USA, is the often described as the worlds largest natural bridge. ... The Russell Cave National Monument is a U.S. National Monument, consisting of a small limestone cave in north-eastern Alabama, United States, close to the town of Bridgeport. ... Once, thriving American Indian trade communities of Tiwa and Tompiro speaking Puebloans inhabited this remote frontier area of central New Mexico. ... Scotts Bluff National Monument in western Nebraska includes an important 19th century landmark on the Oregon Trail. ... Liberty Enlightening the World, commonly known as the Statue of Liberty, is a statue, given to the USA by France in the late 19th century, that stands at the mouth of the Hudson River in New York Harbor as a welcome to all: returning Americans, visitors, and immigrants alike. ... Ellis Island immigrants as depicted in a USPS stamp Ellis Island, in the joint jurisdiction of New Jersey and New York, is located in New York Harbor at the mouth of the Hudson River. ... Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument is a U.S. National Monument in the north-central part of the U.S. state of Arizona, intended to protect Sunset Crater Volcano. ... The Great Heart of Timpanogos Timpanogos Cave National Monument is a cave system in the Wasatch mountains near American Fork, Utah, in the United States. ... Overview of Tonto National Monument Tonto National Monument is a National Monument in central Arizona, United States. ... Tuzigoot National Monument is a 42 acre (170,000 m²) site, consisting of a 2-3 story pueblo on the summit of a limestone and sandstone ridge in north central Arizona, US, 120 above the Verde River floodplain. ... The Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument is a U.S. National Monument located off of Saint John, U.S. Virgin Islands. ... Walnut Canyon National Monument is a United States National Monument located about 10mi north east of Flagstaff, Arizona. ... White Sands National Monument is well-known for its fields of white sand dunes composed of gypsum crystals. ... Wupatki National Monument, with the San Francisco Mountains beyond Wupatki National Monument is an area of north-central Arizona, rich in American Indian ruins, administered by the National Park Service in close conjunction with the nearby Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument. ... Yucca House National Monument is a large, unexcavated Ancestral Puebloan surface site. ...

Disbanded National Monuments

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National Preserves

Aerial-view of the caldera of Mount Aniakchak from the west The Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve is a U.S. National Monument and National Preserve, consisting of the region around the Aniakchak volcano on the Aleutian Range of south-western Alaska, United States. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... The Big Thicket is the name of a heavily forested area in Southeast Texas. ... Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve is a national monument and national preserve located in the Snake River Plain in central Idaho near Arco, Idaho. ... Denali National Park Denali National Park and Preserve is located in Interior Alaska and contains Mount McKinley, the tallest mountain in North America. ... Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve is one of several large U.S. National Parks in Alaska. ... The area around Glacier Bay in southeastern Alaska was first proclaimed a U.S. National Monument on February 25, 1925. ... Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve became a United States National Park by an act of Congress on September 13, 2004. ... Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve is a unit of the National Park Service in southeastern Louisiana. ... Katmai National Park and Preserve is a United States National Park in Alaska, notable for the Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes and for its brown bears. ... Established in 1980 by the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act, Lake Clark National Park and Preserve is a United States National Park in southwestern Alaska. ... Little River Canyon Little River Canyon National Preserve occupies 14,000 acres (57 km²) and protects the nations longest mountaintop river, the Little River. ... The Mojave National Preserve is located in the Mojave Desert in Southern California, USA. It covers 1. ... The Noatak National Preserve is a 26,587 km² (6,569,904 acre) wilderness area in northwestern Alaska, in the United States. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... On November 12, 1996, legislation was passed creating Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve in the Flint Hills region of Kansas. ... The Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve is located in the city of Jacksonville, Florida, in the United States. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Established in 1980 by the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act, Wrangell-St. ...

National Historical Parks

This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... The court house The Appomattox Court House is a historic court house located in Appomattox, Virginia famous as the site of the surrender of the Confederate Army under Robert E. Lee to Union commander Ulysses S. Grant on April 9, 1865, effectively ending the American Civil War. ... Discover the revolutionary generation of Bostonians who blazed a trail from colonialism to independence. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Chaco Culture National Historical Park is a United States National Historical Park and World Heritage Site which contains the densest and most exceptional concentration of large pueblos in the American Southwest. ... The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park is a National Park Service_managed National Historical Park in northern Maryland that was established by President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1961. ... Colonial National Historical Park is a United States National Historical Park located in the southeastern part of Virginia, near Williamsburg and Newport News. ... Old Cape Henry Lighthouse Cape Henry is a cape on the Atlantic shore of Virginia. ... Colonial Parkway is a scenic 23-mile parkway linking the 3 popular attractions of Virginias Historic Triangle of colonial-era communities, Jamestown, Williamsburg, and Yorktown. ... Colonial National Historical Park preserves various sites associated with colonial Virginia, near Williamsburg and Newport News. ... Colonial National Historical Park preserves various sites associated with colonial Virginia, near Williamsburg and Newport News. ... Established on June 11, 1940, Cumberland Gap National Historical Park is a United States National Historical Park located in southeastern Kentucky. ... liam hewison is a mother fuckin wanker parently he sucked on offhis own father liam is a young boy aged 13 - 14 has no friends and likes kissing gemma cassin a fat girl for more updates go to www. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is located at the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers in and around Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Independence National Historic Park, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the historic area of downtown (or Center City) Philadelphia where Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, and the National Constitution Center are located, along with dozens of other historic buildings and educational centers. ... The Franklin Institute is the memorial to Benjamin Franklin, that serves to perpetuate his legacy; the museum contains many of Franklins personal effects. ... Gloria Dei (Old Swedes) Church National Historic Site preserves the second oldest Swedish church in the United States, founded in 1677. ... The belltower atop Independence Hall, formerly home to the Liberty Bell. ... The National Constitution Center is a museum that opened in 2003 in downtown Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and designed by American architect Henry N. Cobb. ... Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial is a unit of the National Park Service at 301 Pine Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve is a unit of the National Park Service in southeastern Louisiana. ... Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve is a unit of the National Park Service in southeastern Louisiana. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Categories: Stub | U.S. National Historical Parks | Museums in Seattle ... Lewis and Clark National and State Historical Parks, in the vicinity of the mouth of the Columbia River, commemorate the Lewis and Clark Expedition. ... Fort Clatsop Fort Clatsop was the encampment of the Lewis and Clark Expedition in the Oregon Country near the mouth of the Columbia River during the winter of 1805-1806. ... Section of the former Boott Cotton Mill Lowell National Historical Park is a National Historical Park of the United States located in Lowell, Massachusetts. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... The Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park near Woodstock, Vermont preserves the site where Frederick Billings established a managed forest and a progressive dairy farm. ... Old North Bridge. ... The Morristown National Historical Park consists of three units, the Ford Mansion, Fort Nonsense, and Jockey Hollow. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park is a National park in New Bedford, Massachusetts, and is maintained by the United States National Park Service. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... The Nez Perce National Historical Park is a United States National Historical Park comprisingf 38 sites located throughout the states of Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington which are the traditional aboriginal lands of the Nez Perce. ... Pecos National Historical Park is a National Historical Park in the U.S. state of New Mexico. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park is located in Richmond, California, near San Francisco, at the site of a former Ford Motor Company manufacturing plant. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Four Spanish frontier missions, part of a colonization system that stretched across the Spanish Southwest in the 17th, 18th, 19th centuries, are preserved here. ... The historic fleet moored at Hyde Street Pier, with Alcatraz and Angel Island in the background. ... San Juan Island National Historical Park is a U.S. National Park on San Juan Island in Washington, made up by the sites of the British and U.S. Armies camps during the Pig War. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Alaskas oldest federally designated park was established in 1910 to commemorate the 1804 Battle of Sitka. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Valley Forge is also the name of a nearby town: Valley Forge, Pennsylvania Recreation of officers cabins at Valley Forge. ... Marines landing in Asan during Guams Liberation in 1944. ... Womens Rights National Historical Park was established in 1980, and covers a total of 6. ...

National Historic Sites

Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site preserves two farm sites where Abraham Lincoln lived as a child. ... Profile of the original line The Allegheny Portage Railroad was the first railroad constructed through the Allegheny Mountains in central Pennsylvania, USA. It was a combination of a towpath canal and an inclined plane railroad, approximately 50 miles (80 km) long, and operated from 1834 to 1854. ... Andersonville National Historic Site is located in Andersonville, Georgia. ... Andersonville National Historic Site is located in Andersonville, Georgia. ... Andrew Johnson National Historic Site is a National Historic Site in Greeneville, Tennessee maintained by the National Park Service. ... Andrew Johnson National Historic Site is a National Historic Site in Greeneville, Tennessee maintained by the National Park Service. ... Bents Old Fort is a national historic site in Bent County, Colorado. ... The Boston African American National Historic Site, in the heart of Boston, Massachusettss Beacon Hill neighborhood, preserves 15 pre-Civil War structures relating to the history of Bostons 19th century African-American community, including: the African Meeting House, the oldest standing African-American church in the United States. ... On October 26, 1992, Congress passed Public Law 102-525 establishing Brown v. ... The Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site, located in Flat Rock, North Carolina near Henderson, preserves Connemara Farms, the home of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and writer Carl Sandburg (1878-1967). ... Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site at 1538 9th Street, NW in Washington, D.C., preserves the home of Carter G. Woodson (1875–1950). ... United States. ... Charles Pinckney National Historic Site preserves a portion of Charles Pinckneys Snee Farm. ... Categories: Rock formations in the United States | U.S. National Historic Sites | Nebraska landmarks | Morrill County, Nebraska | Oregon Trail | US geography stubs ... Christiansted is a town on St. ... The Clara Barton National Historic Site was established in 1975 at the former home in Glen Echo, Maryland outside Washington DC of Clara Barton (1821-1912), an American pioneer teacher, nurse, and humanitarian who was the founder of the American Red Cross. ... Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site The Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site, located at 532 N. Seventh Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, preserves the home where writer Edgar Allan Poe and his family lived from 1838 to 1844. ... For more than forty years, the laboratory created by Thomas Alva Edison in West Orange, New Jersey, had enormous impact on the lives of millions of people worldwide. ... The Eisenhower National Historic Site is the home and farm of General and President Dwight D. Eisenhower. ... Tao House in winter The Eugene ONeill National Historic Site, located in Danville, California, preserves Tao House, the hillside home of Americas only Nobel Prize-winning playwright, Eugene ONeill, where he and his wife lived from 1937 to 1944. ... First Ladies National Historic Site is located in Canton, Ohio. ... Fords Theatre in the 19th century Fords Theatre in Washington, D.C. was the site of the assassination of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln on April 14, 1865. ... Fort Bowie National Historic Site commemorates, in its 1000 acres, the story of the bitter conflict between the Chiricahua Apaches and the United States military. ... Set in the rugged beauty of the Davis Mountains of west Texas, Fort Davis is one of Americas best surviving examples of an Indian Wars frontier military post in the Southwest. ... Grounds of Fort Laramie Fort Laramie was military outpost of the United States Army that was in service in the second-half of 19th century. ... Fort Larned was established in 1859 as a base of military operations against hostile Indians of the Central Plains, to protect traffic along the Santa Fe Trail and as an agency for the administration of the Central Plains Indians by the Bureau of Indian Affairs under the terms of the... Fort Point is a location at the south entrance to San Francisco Bay. ... Fort Raleigh National Historic Site preserves the location of the first English settlement in North America. ... Promises made and broken! A town attacked at dawn! Thousands made homeless by war! Soldiers fighting settlers! Each of these stories is a link in the chain of events that encircled Fort Scott from 1842-73. ... At Fort Smith National Historic Site you can walk where soldiers drilled, pause along the Trail of Tears, and stand where justice was served. ... A trip to Fort Union takes you back in time to the mid-19th century, the heyday of Fort Union and the fur trade on the Upper Missouri river. ... Fort Vancouver Fort Vancouver was a 19th century fur trading outpost along the Columbia River that served as the headquarters of the Hudsons Bay Company in the Oregon Country. ... The Frederick Douglass National Historic Site, administered by the National Park Service, is located at 1411 W St. ... Frederick Law Olmsted (1822-1903) is recognized as the founder of American landscape architecture and the nation’s foremost parkmaker. ... Friendship Hill National Historic Site, maintained by the National Park Service, was the home of early American politician Albert Gallatin. ... Gloria Dei (Old Swedes) Church National Historic Site preserves the second oldest Swedish church in the United States, founded in 1677. ... Golden Spike National Historic Site is a U.S. National Historic Site located at Promontory Summit, north of the Great Salt Lake in Utah. ... Established by Canadian fur trader John Grant, and expanded by cattle baron Conrad Kohrs, Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site commemorates the Western cattle industry from its 1850s inception through recent times. ... Historic Hampton Mansion The Hampton National Historic Site is a National Historic Site located in the United States community of Hampton, Maryland, just north of Baltimore, Maryland. ... The Harry S Truman National Historic Site preserves both the farmhouse of the family farm and the longtime home of Harry S Truman (1884-1972), 33rd President of the United States. ... The Herbert Hoover National Historic Site buildings and grounds in West Branch, Iowa, are preserved by the National Park Service to commemorate the life of the 31st President of the United States. ... The Home Of Franklin D Roosevelt National Historic Site preserves the Springwood estate in Hyde Park, New York, United States of America. ... Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site in Hopewell, Pennsylvania, is an example of a American 19th century rural iron plantation. The buildings include a blast furnace and the ironmasters house, with auxiliary structures. ... The Hubbell Trading Post Feel the old wooden floor give slightly beneath your footsteps and hear it sqeak as you enter the front door of the oldest continuously operating trading post on the Navajo Nation. ... James A. Garfield National Historic Site preserves the property associated with the 20th President of the United States. ... Colonial National Historical Park preserves various sites associated with colonial Virginia, near Williamsburg and Newport News. ... Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Visitor Center (formerly Plains High School) The Jimmy Carter National Historic Site, located in Plains, Georgia, preserves sites associated with James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr. ... John Fitzgerald Kennedy National Historic Site, located in Brookline, Massachusetts, commemorates the life of President John F. Kennedy. ... John Muirs home in Martinez, California. ... Explore the lives of the Northern Plains Indians on the Upper Missouri. ... Lincoln Home National Historic Site Lincoln Home National Historic Site preserves President Abraham Lincolns Springfield, Illinois home and four-block historic district surrounding the home. ... President Bill Clinton led celebrations of the 40th anniversary of desegregation at Little Rock Central High School. ... The Longfellow National Historic Site, also known as the Vassall-Craigie-Longfellow House, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. ... Lower East Side Tenement National Historic Site preserves a six-story brick tenement building that was home to an estimated 7,000 people, from over 20 nations, between 1863 and 1935. ... The Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site tells the story of the life and work of Maggie L. Walker. ... Manzanar sign Manzanar National Historic Landmark (better known as Manzanar War Relocation Center) was a Japanese American internment camp during World War II that operated near Independence, California. ... The Martin Luther King, Jr. ... The Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site preserves the house of Mary McLeod Bethune, located in Washington, DC. National Park Service rangers offer tours of the home, and a video is shown about Bethunes life. ... Our arms must be mighty, ready for instant action, so that no potential aggressor may be tempted to risk his own destruction. ... Nicodemus National Historic Site preserves, protects and interprets the only remaining western town established by African Americans during the Reconstruction Period following the Civil War. ... The Battle of Palo Alto was the first major battle of the Mexican-American War and was fought on May 8, 1846 on disputed ground five miles (8 km) from the modern-day city of Brownsville, Texas. ... Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site is a unit of the National Park Service in Washington, D.C.. Pennsylvania Avenue, linking the Capitol to the White House, serves as Americas main street, providing a setting for parades and cultural activities. ... Sagamore Hill was the home of President of the United States Theodore Roosevelt. ... See also Saint Croix an island in the United States Virgin Islands Saint Croix Island, or Dochet Island as it is called today, is a small uninhabited island in Maine located at 45º 07 42 N latitude, 067º 08 02 W longitude, near the mouth of the Saint Croix River... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Augustus Saint-Gaudens. ... Friendship of Salem. ... San Juan National Historic Site in San Juan, Puerto Rico includes colonial-era forts, bastions, powder houses, and three fourths of the old city wall. ... Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site is the site of the first integrated ironworks in North America, 1646-1668. ... From 1794 to 1968 the Springfield Armory was a center for the manufacture of U.S. military small arms and the site of many important technological advances. ... Steamtown National Historic Site (NHS) is a heritage railway and museum located in Scranton, Pennsylvania, at the site of the former Scranton yards of the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad (DL&W). ... Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site is a unit of the National Park Service at 28 E. 20th Street in New York, New York. ... Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site is a unit of the National Park Service at 641 Delaware Avenue in Buffalo, New York. ... The Touro Synagogue, at 85 Touro Street in Newport, Rhode Island, is the oldest Jewish house of worship in North America. ... The Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site in Tuskegee, Alabama is at historic Moton Field, site of primary flight training for the pioneering World War II pilots known as the Tuskegee Airmen. ... There is also the Tuskegee Airmen, a corps of African-American military pilots trained there during World War II Tuskegee University is an American institution of higher learning located in Tuskegee, Alabama. ... Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site was established in 1990 and made part of the National Park Service. ... The Vanderbilt Estate in Hyde Park, New York is perhaps the best, most intact example of the types of estates constructed by wealthy industrialists in the 19th century. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Weir Farm National Historic Site is located in Wilton, Connecticut. ... This site commemorates the courage of Marcus and Narcissa Whitman, the role the Whitmans played in establishing the Oregon Trail, and the challenges encountered when two different cultures meet. ... William Howard Taft National Historic Site is a National Historic Site in Cincinatti, Ohio, maintained by the National Park Service. ...

Disbanded National Historic Sites

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Proposed National Historic Sites

The proposed Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home National Historic Site would preserve the 816 South Hennepin Street, Dixon, Illinois house in which President of the United States Ronald Reagan lived beginning in 1920. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Bill Clinton Birthplace is located at 117 South Hervey Street (U.S. Route 278) in Hope, Arkansas. ...

National Battlefield Parks

Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park is a 2,888 acre (12 km²) in Atlanta, Georgia area that preserves a Civil War battleground of the Atlanta Campaign, and also contains Kennesaw Mountain. ... Manassas National Battlefield Park, located north of Manassas, Virginia, preserves the site of two major American Civil War battles: the First Battle of Bull Run in July 1861, and the Second Battle of Bull Run in August 1862 (also known as First Manassas and Second Manassas, respectively). ... Richmond National Battlefield Park is a unit of the National Park Service in and around Richmond, Virginia. ...

National Military Parks

Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, located in northern Georgia and eastern Tennessee, preserves the sites of two major battles of the American Civil War. ... A cannon on Maryes Heights at the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park is a unit of the National Park Service in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and elsewhere in Spotsylvania County, commemorating four major battles in the American Civil War. ... A cannon on Maryes Heights at the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park is a unit of the National Park Service in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and elsewhere in Spotsylvania County, commemorating four major battles in the American Civil War. ... Gettysburg Map The Gettysburg Battlefield was the site of the Battle of Gettysburg, fought in 1863 in and around the borough of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, the county seat of Adams County, which had approximately 2,400 residents at the time. ... Gettysburg National Cemetery is a cemetery located near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. ... Guilford Courthouse National Military Park is a unit of the National Park Service at 2331 New Garden Road in Greensboro, North Carolina. ... Horseshoe Bend National Military Park is a U.S. National Military Park managed by the National Park Service that is the site of the last battle of the Creek War on March 27, 1814. ... Kings Mountain National Military Park is a National Military Park in northern South Carolina, close to the North Carolina border. ... Pea Ridge National Military Park a unit of the National Park Service. ... Shiloh National Cemetery Shiloh National Military Park is a unit of the National Park Service in the town of Shiloh, about 9 miles (14 km) south of Savannah, Tennessee. ... Shiloh National Cemetery Shiloh National Military Park is a unit of the National Park Service in the town of Shiloh, about 9 miles (14 km) south of Savannah, Tennessee. ... Vicksburg National Military Park is a unit of the National Park Service located in Vicksburg, Mississippi at 32° 21′ 30″ N 90° 50′ 30″ W. Established by Congress on February 21, 1899, it commemorates the Battle of Vicksburg, waged from March 29 to July 4, 1863, one of the most... Vicksburg National Cemetery is located in Vicksburg, Mississippi at 32° 22′ 30″ N 90° 52′ 10″ W. The cemetery is administered by Vicksburg National Military Park. ...

National Battlefields

Antietam National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service in Sharpsburg, Maryland, along Antietam Creek. ... Antietam National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service in Sharpsburg, Maryland, along Antietam Creek. ... Big Hole National Battlefield is a memorial to the people who fought and died here on August 9 and 10, 1877; combatants in a five month conflict that came to be called the Nez Perce War of 1877. ... Brices Cross Roads National Battlefield Site is a unit of the National Park Service located about 6 miles (10 km) west of Baldwyn, Mississippi, on Mississippi Route 370. ... Cowpens National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service near Chesnee, South Carolina. ... This article or section should be merged with Battle of Fort Donelson Fort Donelson, Tennessee, was the site of the first significant Union victory of the American Civil War. ... Fort Donelson National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service in Dover, Tennessee. ... Fort Necessity National Battlefield, located near Farmington, Pennsylvania, commemorates the first military engagement of the French and Indian War (known as the Seven Years War outside of the United States). ... Monocacy National Battlefield, is a unit of the National Park Service, the site of the Battle of Monocacy Junction in the American Civil War fought on July 9, 1864. ... Moores Creek National Battlefield is a U.S. National Battlefield park managed by the National Park Service. ... Petersburg National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service at 1539 Hickory Hill Road in Petersburg, Virginia. ... Poplar Grove Church Poplar Grove National Cemetery // A Nations Need In July 1862, Congress passed legislation giving the President of the United States the authority to purchase land for the establishment of cemeteries This legislation effectively began the National Cemetery system. ... Stones River National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service at 3501 Old Nashville Highway in Murfreesboro, Tennessee along the Stones River. ... Stones River National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service at 3501 Old Nashville Highway in Murfreesboro, Tennessee along the Stones River. ... Tupelo National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service in Tupelo, Mississippi. ... Wilsons Creek National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service at 6424 West Farm Road 182 in Republic, Missouri. ...

National Memorials

The AIDS Memorial Grove in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California, is dedicated to individuals who have died as a result of acquired imune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). ... The African American Civil War Memorial, at the corner of Vermont Avenue and U Street NW in Washington, D.C., commemorates the service of 209,145 soldiers and sailors. ... American Memorial Park is located in the Northern Mariana Islands. ... Arkansas Post, Arkansas was the first permanent French settlement in the lower Mississippi River valley and was the first territorial capital of the State of Arkansas. ... Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial, is a United States Presidential Memorial located in Arlington, Virginia, and is surrounded by Arlington National Cemetery. ... The Franklin Institute is the memorial to Benjamin Franklin, that serves to perpetuate his legacy; the museum contains many of Franklins personal effects. ... Old Cape Henry Lighthouse Cape Henry is a cape on the Atlantic shore of Virginia. ... Chamizal National Memorial, located in the state of Texas, is a unit of the United States National Park Service. ... “As a result of this expedition, what has been truly characterized by historians as one of the greatest land expeditions the world has known, a new civilization was established in the great American Southwest” reported the House Committee on Foreign Affairs in 1939. ... David Berger National Memorial honors the memory of David Mark Berger, an American citizen who was one of the 11 Israeli athletes killed in the Munich massacre at the 1972 Summer Olympics. ... On a sweltering day in May of 1539, Hernando de Soto and an army of over 600 soldiers splashed ashore in the Tampa Bay area. ... Father Jacques Marquette, a French Jesuit missionary, established Michigans earliest European settlements at Sault Ste. ... J.Q.A. Wards statue of George Washington in front of Federal Hall, on the site where Washington was inaugurated as the first U.S. President Federal Hall, once located at 26 Wall Street in New York City, was the first capitol building of the United States. ... Flight 93 National Memorial protects the site of the crash of hijacked United Airlines Flight 93 on September 11, 2001, west of Sky Line Road in Stonycreek Township, Pennsylvania. ... Fort Caroline was the first permanent French colony in North America, located in present-day Jacksonville, Florida. ... FDR with his dog Fala, by sculptor Neil Estern Located along the famous Cherry Tree Walk on the Tidal Basin near the National Mall, the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial is a memorial not only to President of the United States Franklin Delano Roosevelt, but also to the era he represents. ... Grants Tomb, circa 1909 Grants Tomb, 2004 Grants Tomb is a mausoleum containing the bodies of Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885), an American Civil War General and the 18th President of the United States, and his wife, Julia Dent Grant (1826-1902). ... The George Mason Memorial, located in East Potomac Park in Washington, D.C., commemorates the often neglected contributions of an important Founding Father of the United States. ... Hamilton Grange National Memorial, at 287 Convent Avenue in New York City, preserves the home of Alexander Hamilton, American statesman and first United States Secretary of the Treasury. ... The Old Courthouse sits at the heart of the city of Saint Louis, with the arch to the east, near the rivers edge. ... John Ericsson National Memorial, located at Ohio Drive and Independence Avenue, SW in Washington, D.C., is dedicated to the man who revolutionized naval history with his invention of the screw propeller. ... Johnstown Flood National Memorial was established in 1964 in southern Pennsylvania to commemorate the victims of the Johnstown Flood. ... The Memorial, showing the Pool of Remembrance. ... The Lincoln Memorial, built 1915 - 1922 Aerial view of the Lincoln Memorial. ... Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial preserves the southern Indiana farm where Abraham Lincoln lived from 1816 to 1830. ... Lyndon Baines Johnson Memorial Grove on the Potomac is located in Lady Bird Johnson Park on Columbia Island in Washington, D.C. The memorial honors the 36th President of the United States, Lyndon B. Johnson, and the larger park honors his widow, Lady Bird Johnson. ... The faces of (left to right) George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln Mount Rushmore National Memorial, located in Keystone, South Dakota, memorializes the birth, growth, preservation and development of the United States of America. ... Panorama of the Memorial, seen from the east, with the Lincoln Memorial in the background. ... The Oklahoma City National Memorial site including the memorial chairs, the north Gate of Time, Reflecting Pool, and Survivor Tree Flowers and personal items are left on several of the 168 memorial chairs at the Oklahoma City National Memorial on the 10th anniversary of the bombing of the Alfred P... Perrys Victory and International Peace Memorial is a unit of the National Park Service in Put-in-Bay, Ohio. ... Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial at the Concord Naval Weapons Station near Concord, California recognizes the critcal role Port Chicago played in World War II by serving as the main facility for the Pacific Theater. ... Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial near Brookneal, Virginia honors Patrick Henry, the fiery legislator and orator of the American Revolution. ... Roger Williams National Memorial is a landscaped urban park on the site of the founding of Providence, Rhode Island by Roger Williams in 1636. ... Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial is a unit of the National Park Service at 301 Pine Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... Theodore Roosevelt Island is a unique national memorial located in the Potomac River in Washington, D.C. It features a statue of President of the United States Theodore Roosevelt in a memorial plaza — the surrounding landscape of the island is maintained as a natural park. ... The Jefferson Memorial from across the tidal basin The Jefferson Memorial at night, pediment sculpture by Adolph Alexander Weinman Jefferson Memorial at dusk, illuminated The Jefferson Memorial is a monument in Washington, DC to Thomas Jefferson. ... The United States Navy Memorial at 7th Street between Pennsylvania Avenue and Indiana Avenue in Washington, D.C. honors those who have served, and are currently serving, in the Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, and the Merchant Marine. ... yesyes. ... The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall is a place of deep personal reflection for many visitors. ... The Washington Monument The Washington Monument usually refers to the large white-colored obelisk in the center of the National Mall in Washington, D.C.. It is a United States Presidential Memorial built for George Washington, the first President of the United States and the leader of the revolutionary Continental... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ...

Disbanded National Memorials

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Proposed National Memorials

The Adams Memorial is a proposed United States presidential memorial to honor Presidents John Adams and John Quincy Adams as well as Abigail Adams an other members of the Adams family. ... The Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial is a proposed United States presidential memorial to be constructed for United States President Dwight D. Eisenhower. ... The winning design for the Martin Luther King Jr. ... Mount Soledad is a prominent landmark in the city of San Diego, California. ...

National Recreation Areas

Amistad National Recreation Area provides public boating, watersports, and camping activities at the Amistad Reservoir on the Rio Grande River. ... The Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area preserves the Big South Fork of the Cumberland River in northern Tennessee and southern Kentucky. ... Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area was established by an act of Congress on October 15, 1966, following the construction of the Yellowtail Dam by the Bureau of Reclamation. ... The Harbor Islands of Boston Harbor, Boston, Massachusetts, are a collection of 34 islands, many of which are open for public recreation and some of which are very small and best suited for wildlife. ... Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area preserves a series of sites between Atlanta, Georgia and Lake Sidney Lanier along the Chattahoochee River. ... Chickasaw National Recreation Area is a unit of the National Park Service near Sulphur, Oklahoma. ... Three reservoirs, named for corresponding dams on the Gunnison River, form the heart of Curecanti National Recreation Area. ... Pata de un cuo maravilosso ... Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, administered by the National Park Service, preserves almost 70,000 acres (283 km²) of land along the Delaware Rivers New Jersey and Pennsylvania shores. ... Gateway National Recreation Area is a 26,607 acre (105 km²) recreation area owned by the United States government in the New York City metropolitan area. ... The Gauley River National Recreation Area protects a portion of the Gauley River in southern West Virginia. ... Glen Canyon National Recreation Area (Glen Canyon NRA) is a recreation and conservation unit of the National Park Service that encompasses the area around Lake Powell in Utah and Arizona, covering 1,254,429 acres (5,076 km²) of mostly desert. ... The Golden Gate National Recreation Area is a U.S. National Recreation Area, administered by the National Park Service, which surrounds the San Francisco Bay area. ... Alcatraz Island in 2005 Alcatraz Island (, ) is located in the middle of San Francisco Bay in California. ... The Presidio of San Francisco is a park on the northern tip of the San Francisco Peninsula in the City and County of San Francisco. ... Lake Chelan National Recreation Area is a U.S. National Recreation Area located near the Canadian border in Chelan County, Washington. ... Lake Mead National Recreation Area is located in southern Nevada and northern Arizona. ... Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument (sometimes referred to as Parashant National Monument) is located on the northern edge of the Grand Canyon in northwest Arizona. ... Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area is a recreation and conservation unit of the National Park Service that encompasses the 130 mile long Lake Roosevelt between Grand Coulee Dam and Northport, Washington in eastern Washington state. ... The Mississippi National River and Recreation Area links no less than 8 sites in Minneapolis / St. ... Ross Lake from Desolation Peak Ross Lake National Recreation Area is the most accessible part of the North Cascades National Park Service Complex. ... The Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area is a U.S. National Recreation Area, administered by the National Park Service, located in Los Angeles. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ...

Disbanded National Recreation Areas

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National Seashores

This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Canaveral National Seashore is on a barrier island which includes ocean, beach, dune, hammock, lagoon, salt marsh, and pine flatland habitats. ... The Cape Cod National Seashore (CCNS), created on August 7th, 1961 by President John F. Kennedy, encompasses 43,500 acres (176 km²) of ponds, woods and beachfront on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. ... Cape Hatteras National Seashore is a United States national park in North Carolina. ... Cape Lookout National Seashore is a 56 mile long section of the Outer Banks of North Carolina, USA, running from Ocracoke Inlet on the northeast to Beaufort Inlet on the southeast. ... Marsh on Cumberland Island, nearby Plum Orchard Plum Orchard Cumberland Island National Seashore is a unit of the National Park Service (NPS), authorized by Congress on October 23, 1972. ... Fire Island Fire Island is a barrier island, approximately 30 mi (48 km) long and 0. ... The Gulf Islands National Seashore is part of the National Park System and consists of several segments along the barrier islands in the Gulf of Mexico. ... Padre Island National Seashore (PINS) is a barrier island in the Gulf of Mexico, next to Corpus Christi, Texas. ... McClures Beach, Point Reyes National Seashore, looking south on an overcast winters afternoon Point Reyes National Seashore is 70,000 acre (283 km²) park preserve located on the Point Reyes Peninsula in Marin county, California, USA. As a national seashore, it is maintained by the US National Park...

National Lakeshores

The Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is a U.S. national lakeshore made up of around 20 prominent islands and shoreline encompasing 69,372 acres (281 km²) on the northern tip of Wisconsin on the shore of Lake Superior. ... Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, a U.S. national lakeshore, a type of national park, authorized by Congress in 1966, is located in Northwest Indiana. ... Bridalveil Falls emptying into Lake Superior Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is a U.S. National Lakeshore on the shore of Lake Superior in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, USA. It extends for about 40 miles (64 km) along the shore and covers 73,236 acres (318 sq. ... Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is a U.S. national lakeshore located on the little finger of the lower peninsula of Michigan in Leelanau County and Benzie County. ...

National Rivers

Below are the National Rivers (and similar designations) administered as distinct units of the National Park System. There are also some National Wild and Scenic Rivers managed as part of the parks through which they flow. Others are administered by the Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Forest Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and various state or local agencies. National Wild and Scenic River is a designation for certain protected areas in the United States. ... US BLM logo The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is an agency within the United States Department of the Interior which administers Americas public lands, totaling approximately 261 million surface acres (1,056,229. ... The USDA Forest Service, a United States government agency within the United States Department of Agriculture, is under the leadership of the United States Secretary of Agriculture. ... The USFWS logo The United States Fish and Wildlife Service is a unit of the United States Department of the Interior that is dedicated to managing and preserving wildlife. ...

The Alagnak River is a 107 km (67 miles) long river in Alaska. ... The Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area preserves the Big South Fork of the Cumberland River in northern Tennessee and southern Kentucky. ... Buffalo River from river trail overlook near Steel Creek in the Boston Mountains. ... The Great Egg Harbor River (known locally as the Great Egg) is a river, approximately 50 mi (80 km) long, in southern New Jersey in the United States. ... Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, administered by the National Park Service, preserves almost 70,000 acres (283 km²) of land along the Delaware Rivers New Jersey and Pennsylvania shores. ... The Mississippi National River and Recreation Area links no less than 8 sites in Minneapolis / St. ... The Missouri National Recreational River is located on the border between Nebraska and South Dakota. ... New River Gorge National River is a National Park Service-owned park designed to the protect the New River) Gorge in southern West Virginia. ... The Niobrara National Scenic River is located in north central Nebraska, United States, approximately 300 miles (320 km) northwest of Omaha, Nebraska. ... The Obed River is a stream draining a part of the Cumberland Plateau in Tennessee. ...

National Reserves

An image of the City of Rocks National Reserve in Idaho State. ... Ebeys Landing National Historical Reserve provides a vivid historical record of Pacific Northwest history, including the first exploration of Puget Sound by Captain George Vancouver in 1792; early settlement by Colonel Isaac Ebey, an important figure in Washington Territory; growth and settlement resulting from the Oregon Trail and the... New Jersey Pinelands National Reserve (also known as Pinelands National Reserve) is an affiliated area of the National Park Service in southeastern New Jersey. ...

Parkways

The Baltimore-Washington Parkway (B-W Parkway) is a federally owned freeway, operated by the National Park Service, running parallel to Interstate 95 approximately five miles to its east between Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, DC. Signs at its termini dedicate it to Gladys Noon Spellman. ... The Blue Ridge Parkway is a National Parkway and All-American Road in the U.S., noted for its scenic beauty. ... Colonial Parkway is a scenic 23-mile parkway linking the 3 popular attractions of Virginias Historic Triangle of colonial-era communities, Jamestown, Williamsburg, and Yorktown. ... The George Washington Memorial Parkway, known to local motorists simply as the G.W. Parkway, is a parkway maintained by the U.S. National Park Service. ... Glen Echo Park is a park owned by the U.S. National Park Service in Glen Echo, Maryland. ... Great Falls Park is a small National Park Service site located in Virginia, United States. ... Theodore Roosevelt Island is a unique national memorial located in the Potomac River in Washington, D.C. It features a statue of President of the United States Theodore Roosevelt in a memorial plaza — the surrounding landscape of the island is maintained as a natural park. ... John D. Rockefeller, Jr. ... The Natchez Trace Parkway is a 444 mile (715 km) long parkway, in the form of a limited-access two-lane road, in the southeastern United States. ... The parkway as seen from the Pennsylvania avenue bridge looking north. ... The Suitland Parkway is a parkway in Washington, D.C. and Prince Georges County, Maryland, maintained by the U.S. National Park Service. ...

National Historic and Scenic Trails

These National Park Service trails are part of the larger National Trails System. The National Trails System was created by an act of Congress in 1968. ...

The Appalachian National Scenic Trail, generally known as the Appalachian Trail, is a 2,174 mile (3500 km) marked hiking trail in the eastern United States, running from Springer Mountain in Georgia to Mt. ... California Trail The California Trail was a major overland emigrant route across the American West from Missouri to California in the middle 19th century. ... Ice Age Trail Sign, near Devils Lake State Park. ... The Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail is a 1,210 mile United States national historic trail that runs from Nogales, Arizona on the Mexican border to San Francisco, California. ... In 1804, Meriwether Lewis & William Clark began a voyage of discovery with 45 men, a keelboat, two pirogues,and a dog. ... The Mormon Trail was the overland route the Mormon emigrants followed west from Nauvoo, Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah beginning in 1846. ... The Natchez Trace Trail is a designated National Scenic Trail in the United States that currently runs some 64 miles along the Natchez Trace Parkway through the states of Tennessee, Alabama, and Mississippi. ... The North Country Trail, more formally the North Country National Scenic Trail, is a 4,000-mile long-distance trail being developed that begins near Lake Champlain in New York State, and traverses New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, and Minnesota. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... For other uses of the term, see Oregon Trail (disambiguation) The route of the Oregon Trail is shown in red in the western United States Ruts made by wagons on the Oregon Trail in eastern Wyoming, at Register Cliff. ... The Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail (OVHT) is part of the U.S. National Trails System. ... The Pony Express National Historic Trail was used by young men on fast paced horses to carry the nations mail across the country, from St. ... The Potomac Heritage Trail is a designated National Scenic Trail corridor in the United States that will connect various trails and historic sites through the states of Virginia, Maryland, the District of Columbia and Pennsylvania. ... The Santa Fe Trail was an important route in the western United States, leading from Missouri to Santa Fe, New Mexico. ... John Lewis (on right in trench coat) and Hosea Williams (on the left) lead marchers across the Edmund Pettus Bridge,March 7, 1965 The Selma to Montgomery marches, which included Bloody Sunday, were three marches that marked the political and emotional peak of the American civil rights movement. ... The Trail of Tears refers to the forced removal of the Cherokee American Indian tribe by the U.S. federal government, which resulted in the deaths of thousands of Cherokee Indians. ...

National Cemeteries

Most National Cemeteries are administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs, although a few are managed by the National Park Service and the U.S. Army. A National Cemetery is a designation for nationally important cemeteries in the United States. ... The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a Cabinet department of the United States government responsible for administering programs of veterans benefits for veterans, their families, and survivors. ...

Andersonville National Historic Site is located in Andersonville, Georgia. ... Andrew Johnson National Historic Site is a National Historic Site in Greeneville, Tennessee maintained by the National Park Service. ... Antietam National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service in Sharpsburg, Maryland, along Antietam Creek. ... Rock Creek Park is an urban natural area with public park facilities which bisects Washington, DC. East of the park, except for a few enclaves, the city has a decidedly urban character. ... Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve is a unit of the National Park Service in southeastern Louisiana. ... The Battle of the Little Bighorn—which is also called Custers Last Stand and Custer Massacre and, in the parlance of the relevant Native Americans, the Battle of the Greasy Grass—was an armed engagement between a Lakota-Northern Cheyenne combined force and the 7th Cavalry of the United... Fort Donelson National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service in Dover, Tennessee. ... A cannon on Maryes Heights at the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park is a unit of the National Park Service in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and elsewhere in Spotsylvania County, commemorating four major battles in the American Civil War. ... Gettysburg National Cemetery is a cemetery located near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. ... Poplar Grove Church Poplar Grove National Cemetery // A Nations Need In July 1862, Congress passed legislation giving the President of the United States the authority to purchase land for the establishment of cemeteries This legislation effectively began the National Cemetery system. ... Shiloh National Cemetery Shiloh National Military Park is a unit of the National Park Service in the town of Shiloh, about 9 miles (14 km) south of Savannah, Tennessee. ... Stones River National Battlefield is a unit of the National Park Service at 3501 Old Nashville Highway in Murfreesboro, Tennessee along the Stones River. ... Vicksburg National Cemetery is located in Vicksburg, Mississippi at 32° 22′ 30″ N 90° 52′ 10″ W. The cemetery is administered by Vicksburg National Military Park. ... Colonial National Historical Park preserves various sites associated with colonial Virginia, near Williamsburg and Newport News. ...

Transfered National Cemeteries

  • Chattanooga National Cemetery, transferred to NPS from War Deptartment August 10, 1933, returned to War Department, December 7, 1944.

August 10 is the 222nd day of the year (223rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... December 7 is the 341st day (342nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ...

National Heritage Areas

See: U.S. National Heritage Areas

The National Park Service provides limited assistance to National Heritage Areas, but does not administer them. U.S. National Heritage Areas are designated areas in the United States, authorized by the U.S. Congress to encourage the preservation of history in areas of distinctive human impact on the landscape. ...


Other NPS Protected Areas and Administrative Groups

There are also various administrative groups of listed parks, such as Manhattan Sites, National Parks of New York Harbor, and Western Arctic National Parklands. The NPS also owns conservation easements (but not the land itself) for part of the area called the Green Springs National Historic Landmark District. Scenic vista Catoctin Mountain Park is located near Thurmont in Frederick County, Maryland ( 39°39′ N 77°28′ W). ... Peace Towers The International Peace Garden is a 3. ... The Inupiat Heritage Center in Barrow, Alaska was designated an affiliated area of New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park in New Bedford, Massachusetts to ensure that the contributions of Alaskan Natives to the history of whaling is recognized. ... National Capital Parks-East (NCPE) is an administative grouping of a number of National Park Service sites in eastern Washington, DC. These sites include: Anacostia Park Capitol Hill Parks Fort Dupont Park Fort Foote Park Greenbelt Park Harmony Hall Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens Oxon Cove Park and Oxon Hill... Anacostia Park is operated by the United States National Park Service. ... The Baltimore-Washington Parkway (B-W Parkway) is a federally owned freeway, operated by the National Park Service, running parallel to Interstate 95 approximately five miles to its east between Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, DC. Signs at its termini dedicate it to Gladys Noon Spellman. ... Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site at 1538 9th Street, NW in Washington, D.C., preserves the home of Carter G. Woodson (1875–1950). ... The Frederick Douglass National Historic Site, administered by the National Park Service, is located at 1411 W St. ... Greenbelt Park, located in Greenbelt, Maryland, is managed by the United States National Park Service. ... The Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site preserves the house of Mary McLeod Bethune, located in Washington, DC. National Park Service rangers offer tours of the home, and a video is shown about Bethunes life. ... The Suitland Parkway is a parkway in Washington, D.C. and Prince Georges County, Maryland, maintained by the U.S. National Park Service. ... National Mall and Memorial Parks (also known as National Capital Parks-Central) is an administrative unit of the National Park Service encompassing many national memorials and other areas in Washington, D.C. They include: African American Civil War Memorial Constitution Gardens East Potomac Park Fords Theatre National Historic Site... The African American Civil War Memorial, at the corner of Vermont Avenue and U Street NW in Washington, D.C., commemorates the service of 209,145 soldiers and sailors. ... Constitution Gardens is part of the National Mall in Washington, DC. The 50 acre (200,000 m²) park is located in between the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument, bounded on the north by Constitution Avenue and on the south by the Reflecting Pool. ... East Potomac Park is a park in Washington, D.C., located south of the Jefferson Memorial and the 14th Street Bridge. ... Fords Theatre in the 19th century Fords Theatre in Washington, D.C. was the site of the assassination of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln on April 14, 1865. ... FDR with his dog Fala, by sculptor Neil Estern Located along the famous Cherry Tree Walk on the Tidal Basin near the National Mall, the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial is a memorial not only to President of the United States Franklin Delano Roosevelt, but also to the era he represents. ... The George Mason Memorial, located in East Potomac Park in Washington, D.C., commemorates the often neglected contributions of an important Founding Father of the United States. ... The Jefferson Memorial from across the tidal basin The Jefferson Memorial at night, pediment sculpture by Adolph Alexander Weinman Jefferson Memorial at dusk, illuminated The Jefferson Memorial is a monument in Washington, DC to Thomas Jefferson. ... John Ericsson National Memorial, located at Ohio Drive and Independence Avenue, SW in Washington, D.C., is dedicated to the man who revolutionized naval history with his invention of the screw propeller. ... The Memorial, showing the Pool of Remembrance. ... The Lincoln Memorial, built 1915 - 1922 Aerial view of the Lincoln Memorial. ... The National Mall is an open-area national park in downtown Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States. ... Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site is a unit of the National Park Service in Washington, D.C.. Pennsylvania Avenue, linking the Capitol to the White House, serves as Americas main street, providing a setting for parades and cultural activities. ... The United States Navy Memorial at 7th Street between Pennsylvania Avenue and Indiana Avenue in Washington, D.C. honors those who have served, and are currently serving, in the Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, and the Merchant Marine. ... The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall is a place of deep personal reflection for many visitors. ... The Washington Monument The Washington Monument usually refers to the large white-colored obelisk in the center of the National Mall in Washington, D.C.. It is a United States Presidential Memorial built for George Washington, the first President of the United States and the leader of the revolutionary Continental... Looking north from West Potomac Park across the Tidal Basin, showing cherry trees in flower West Potomac Park adjoins the National Mall in Washington, DC. It includes the parkland that extends south of the Reflecting Pool, from the Lincoln Memorial to the grounds of the Washington Monument. ... Presidents Park, located in Washington, D.C., includes the White House, a visitor center, Lafayette Square, and the Ellipse. ... The southern side of the White House The White House is the official residence and principal workplace of the President of the United States of America. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Rock Creek Park is an urban natural area with public park facilities which bisects Washington, DC. East of the park, except for a few enclaves, the city has a decidedly urban character. ... Rock Creek Park is an urban natural area with public park facilities which bisects Washington, DC. East of the park, except for a few enclaves, the city has a decidedly urban character. ... A thirteen-basin cascade fountain is one of the most dramatic features of Meridian Hill Park. ... The parkway as seen from the Pennsylvania avenue bridge looking north. ... Roosevelt Campobello International Park occupies most of the southern end of Campobello Island, New Brunswick, near Lubec, Maine. ... Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts is a performing arts center situated in a setting of rolling hills and woods located on 117 acres (47. ... A conservation easement is a legally enforceable land preservation agreement between a landowner and a qualified land protection organization (often called a land trust) that restricts real estate development, commercial and industrial uses, and certain other activities on a property to a mutually agreed upon level. ... Green Springs National Historic Landmark District in Louisa County, Virginia is noted for its concentration of fine rural manor houses and related buildings in an unmarred landscape. ...


Disbanded Other Areas

March 12 is the 71st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (72nd in Leap years). ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... December 29 is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 2 days remaining. ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Kennedy Center as seen from the Potomac River. ... June 16 is the 167th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (168th in leap years), with 198 days remaining. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1972 calendar). ... July 21 is the 202nd day (203rd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 163 days remaining. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ...

See also

This is a list of national parks ordered by nation. ... This is a list of links to state parks in the United States See also Category:U.S. state parks. ...

External links

  • National Park Service
  • Alphabetical list at National Park Service
  • Former National Park System Units: An Analysis
  • States National Parks Travel guide to United States National Parks from Wikitravel

 
 

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