People walking under the Edmund Pettus Bridge on the Selma to Montgomery National Historic Trail

Shaping our Nation's Identity

Hear the stories and see the sites where civil rights leaders spoke up to redefine who we are as a nation.

Reenactors portraying Harriet Tubman and the 54th Massachusetts Regiment

This Month’s National Park Getaway

Follow the life and legacy of the famed “conductor” at Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park in Maryland.

Sound recording equipment in the snow

Why Sounds Matter

Learn how bio-acoustical engineers study sounds in parks to determine impacts on wildlife and visitor experience.

Mussels growing on a rock

Protecting Native Species

Celebrate National Invasive Species Awareness Week by brushing up on your native species knowledge.

Cedar waxwing on a branch

On the Move

Visit a park to watch birds migrate for the winter or enjoy them from your own backyard.

Park ranger talking to news reporter

National Park News

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

Close-up of woman looking through a camera viewfinder at woods

Photos, Videos, Webcams & More

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

Last updated: February 20, 2018