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The National Park Service says the White House Visitor Center is scheduled to close this weekend for more than a year for rehabilitation work.
The National Park Service says it's too hot for a Civil War anniversary event at the Monocacy (mah-NAH'-kah-see) National Battlefield near Frederick.
There's an end in sight for two of the construction projects that have taken over key spots on the National Mall.
The Smithsonian Institution has agreed to take over custodial care of the National Park Service's natural history collections to make them available to outside researchers for the first time.
All entry fees for national parks are waived. But many national parks offer visitors more than just the beauty of nature. They also offer a history lesson.
The Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial continues to draw big crowds after its unveiling late last summer.
Archeologists at Historic Jamestowne are kicking off their 19th field season.
Plans to change a quote carved on the most recognizable part of the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial in D.C. are moving ahead.
Events around the country are planned to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, and now's there's an easy way to get a feel for the complete scope of celebrations.