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National Parks

Explore America’s national parks. Discover our most treasured places, supported by people like you, and start your travel planning here by finding your park.

  • Appomattox Court House National Historical Park

    History comes to life at this historic park. Plan a national park trip to the scene of the end of the Civil War and experience history with your family.

  • Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial

    This home of Robert E. Lee is surrounded by Arlington National Cemetery. Visitors can schedule tours or walk through the house at their own pace.

  • Booker T. Washington National Monument

    On April 5, 1856, a child who later called himself Booker T. Washington was born in slavery on this 207-acre tobacco farm.

  • Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park

    Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park preserves and interprets key historical sites and the rich cultural heritage of the Shenandoah Valley.

  • Colonial National Historical Park

    Jamestown and Yorktown mark the beginning and end of Colonial America, and Colonial National Historical Park covers it all, from Settlement to Revolution.

  • Fort Monroe National Monument

    Known as Freedom's Fortress, Fort Monroe spans the 21st century, from American Indian to Civil War history.

  • George Washington Birthplace National Monument

    Visit the birthplace of first founding father George Washington, preserved in the heart of Washington's plantation and the Washington Family Burial Ground.

  • George Washington Memorial Parkway

    Preserving natural scenery along the Potomac River, the George Washington Memorial Parkway connects historic sites from Mount Vernon to Great Falls.

  • A view, from the sidewalk, of the striped awning hanging over the entrance to the park
    Maggie L Walker National Historic Site

    Tour Maggie Walker's historic Richmond home and learn about her role in civil rights and empowerment for African Americans.

  • Manassas National Battlefield Park

    Located just outside Washington, D.C. in the Virginia countryside, the site of the Battle of Bull Run features ranger tours and Civil War reenactments.

  • Petersburg National Battlefield

    Petersburg National Battlefield is the site of a grueling Civil War siege that spelled the end of Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia.

  • Prince William Forest Park

    Prince William Forest Park, known for its woods and streams, welcomes campers, hikers, bikers and nature lovers to learn park history and enjoy events.