Fireworks go off in a display behind the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial at night

Celebrating a Legacy

Whether you want to visit or volunteer, celebrate the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. with free admission to all NPS sites on January 20.

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New Year, New Adventures

Plan your next great adventure with our convenient Trip Ideas!

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Widespread Wings

Discover and observe the many species of birds that soar through our national parks on National Bird Day.

White, seated statue of Benjamin Franklin in darkened globed room.

Writer, Inventor, Statesman

In celebration of Benjamin Franklin's birthday, discover the life and work of one of America's founding fathers and greatest civil servants.

Roger Williams exhibit on long interior wall

This Month's National Park Getaway

Explore the heroic journey of Roger Williams, his quest for religious freedom in the new world, and how his influence is still felt today.

Park lodge with text saying National Parks: A Love Story

Watch the Video

We're working to rebuild our parks to ensure they remain as extraordinary as when we first fell in love with them.

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National Park News

Find the latest news and events, search for images and videos, and discover facts and figures about the national parks.

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Photos, Videos, Webcams & More

Explore the national parks through multimedia. Search for photos, videos, webcams, and audio files on any topic.

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Last updated: January 3, 2020