Eric was a constant inspiration to me when I worked as a volunteer at Boston NHP. His energy, intelligence, dedication and openness to try new and innovative things were a pleasure to behold. It is a credit to the NPS, and to their visitors, that they can attract and have people like this on their staff.
Following the route that allied Generals Washington and Rochambeau traversed during the American Revolution, this trail stretches across 10 states and over 680 miles of land and water.
Originating in the Berkshire Hills in the western part of Massachusetts, the Westfield River winds over 78 miles through historic villages, pristine wilderness, and prime farmland, providing visito
From the long ridges of Connecticut to the highlands of Massachusetts, the New England National Scenic Trail covers 235 miles of panoramic vistas, offering visitors a glimpse into the natural and c
Springfield Armory National Historic Site is the nation's first armory, and holds the world's largest collection of U.S. military small arms.
Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site, where European iron makers integrated into America, includes water wheels, hot forges, mills, and a 17th century home.
Salem Maritime National Historic Site marks the port U.S. Ships exited when carrying cargo from the West to Asia, and includes ship and walking tours.
New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park, which preserves whaling artifacts, offers guided tours and education programs.
Minute Man National Historical Park honors the first battles of the American Revolution. It's home to several battle sites, including Concord and Lexington.
Explore Lowell National Historical Park in Massachusetts through a boat, trolley, or walking tour to learn about the history of industry and labor.