This searchable online database provides access to thousands of images and records from the National Park Service (NPS) museum collections.
NPS museum collections include diverse disciplines and have unique associations with park cultural and natural resources, eminent figures, and park histories. Online visitors can perform simple or advanced searches by keyword, park name, object name, people, places, and date.
Visitors can also browse or search collection highlights and park summaries.
Teachers and students may wish to also look at:
As part of a National Archeology Day event, two exercises were created using the web catalog:
This project is an ongoing initiative. The records found in this database will vary in the level of detail. Records and images will be updated and added on a continued basis.
Follow the site blog for information on the upcoming changes and new parks.