New York National and State Parks

New York National and State Parks, Lakes, and Historical Sites

New York needs no introduction. From New York City to Niagara Falls, New York is full of parks, forests, wildernesses, wildlife reserves, and lakes. New York national and state parks are as diverse as the state. Over 19 million visitors a year come to their 24 national parks, 4 national heritage areas, wild and scenic river, three national trails, and over 6,026 places listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The state also has over 273 National Natural Landmarks, including Niagara Falls. The Statue of Liberty is a World Heritage Site visited by  over four million visitors per year. Journey up into the Adby overs or the Catskills to see the fall colors or journey along the Finger Lakes to the tip of Long Island.

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National Parks & Historic Sites

African Burial Ground National Monument

290 Broadway, New York, NY 10007

Appalachian National Scenic Trail

Various; Maine to Georgia, CT, GA, MA, MD, ME, NC, NH, NJ, NY, PA, TN, VA, VT, WV

Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail

Various States VA, MD, DE, DC, PA, NY

Castle Clinton National Monument

Castle Clinton National Monument, Battery Park, New York, NY 10004

Chesapeake Bay

Chesapeake Bay Watershed, DC, DE, MD, NY, PA, VA, WV

Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site

106 Valkill Park Rd, Hyde Park, NY 12538

Ellis Island

1 Liberty Island – Ellis Island, New York, NY 10004

Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor

Various in Upstate, NY; one location is Erie Canal Park, 5750 Devoe Rd, Camillus, NY 13031

Federal Hall National Memorial

26 Wall St, New York, NY 10005

Fire Island National Seashore

Fire Island National Seashore, Ocean Beach, NY 11770

Fort Stanwix National Monument

100 N James St, Rome, NY 13440

Gateway National Recreation Area

26 Hudson Rd, Highlands, NJ 07732

Brooklyn, Queens & Staten Island, New York and Monmouth County, New Jersey, NY, NJ

General Grant National Memorial

W 122nd St & Riverside Dr, New York, NY 10027

Governors Island National Monument

Governors Is, New York, NY 10004

Hamilton Grange National Memorial

414 W 141st St, New York, NY 10031

Harriet Tubman National Historical Park

180 S Street Rd, Auburn, NY 13021

Home of Franklin D Roosevelt National Historic Site

4097 Albany Post Rd, Hyde Park, NY 12538

Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area

625 Broadway 4th Floor Albany, NY 12210

Lower East Side Tenement Museum National Historic Site

103 Orchard St, New York, NY 10002

Martin Van Buren National Historic Site

1013 Old Post Rd, Kinderhook, NY 12106

National Parks of New York Harbor

Northern New Jersey and New York City, NY

National Parks in New York City? Yes! There are 11 parks with a total of 23 different sites you can visit in all five boroughs and parts of New Jersey. Check them out below.

Niagara Falls National Heritage Area

Niagara Falls State Park, Niagara Falls, NY 14303

North Country National Scenic Trail

21 Grandview Dr, Crown Point, NY 12928

Seven States-New York to North Dakota MI, MN, ND, NY, OH, PA, WI

Sagamore Hill National Historic Site

20 Sagamore Hill Rd, Oyster Bay, NY 11771

Saint Paul’s Church National Historic Site

Mount Vernon, NY – 897 South Columbus Avenue, NY

Saratoga National Historical Park

648 NY-32, Stillwater, NY 12170

Statue of Liberty National Monument

Statue of Liberty National Monument, New York, NY 10004

Stonewall National Monument

West 4th Street, New York, NY 10014

Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site

28 E 20th St, New York, NY 10003

Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site

641 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14202

Thomas Cole National Historic Site

218 Spring St, Catskill, NY 12414

Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River

Pike and Wayne (PA) and Delaware, Orange and Sullivan (NY) counties along the Delaware River, NY ,PA

Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site

119 Vanderbilt Park Rd, Hyde Park, NY 12538

Washington-Rochambeau National Historic Trail

MA, RI, CT, NY, NJ, PA, DE, MD, VA, DC. Places in New York include the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area

Women’s Rights National Historical Park

136 Fall St, Seneca Falls, NY 13148

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