Photos: 7 National Parks You've Never Heard Of

Meet the newest member of the National Parks family—as well as six others that deserve some recognition.

By , Wednesday, Nov 9, 2011, 8:00 AM

Source Article: Photos: 7 National Parks You've Never Heard Of

Paterson, NJ

Paterson Great Falls in Paterson, New Jersey was named a National Historical Park on November 7, 2011.

(Courtesy Tony the Misfit/flickr)

Dry Tortugas National Park, Florida

Looking through the window of Fort Jefferson in Dry Tortugas National Park.

(Courtesy mattk1979/flickr)

philadelphia, pennsylvania

Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

(Courtesy NickStenning/flickr)


A bird's eye view of Aniakchak, Alaska.

(Courtesy NASA Earth Observatory/flickr)

new york, new york

African Burial Ground in Lower Manhattan, New York.

(Courtesy NatalieMaynor/flickr)

Nicodemus, Kansas

The Nicodemus National Historic Site in Nicodemus, Kansas.

(Courtesy dishfunctional/flickr)

New york

Hamilton Grange.

(Courtesy Paul Lowry/flickr)