A US National Historic Site is an area of national historic significance. They usually contain a single feature like a historically significant building. 

A National Historical Park usually extends beyond a single property or building.

A National Heritage Area exists to encourage historic preservation and an appreciation of the history and heritage of the site.

Atchafalaya National Heritage Area, Louisiana Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions There are several visitor locations in the Atchafalaya NHA, please visit www.atchafalaya.org for exact locations and directions. Phone (337) 228-1094 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Campground Reservations Louisiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Louisiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Louisiana Recreation Areas | Atchafalaya National Heritage

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California National Historic Trail, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Follow Interstate 80 west from Salt Lake City to Wendover via Grantsville, Skull Valley, Cedar Mountains-Hastings Pass, and Silver Island Mountains-Donner Reed Pass. Phone 801-977-4300 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking

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Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail, Maryland Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions For an internet map search or GPS, use the following: Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, Virginia 23690. Historic Jamestowne Visitor Center, 1368 Colonial Parkway, Jamestown, Virginia 23081. Phone (757) 898-3400 Activities BOATING, PADDLING Campground Reservations Maryland Campgrounds Hiking Trails Maryland Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Maryland

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Colonial National Historical Park, Virginia Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions For an internet map search or GPS, use the following: Yorktown Battlefield Visitor Center, 1000 Colonial Parkway, Yorktown, Virginia 23690. Historic Jamestowne Visitor Center, 1368 Colonial Parkway, Jamestown, Virginia 23081. Phone (757) 898-3400 Campground Reservations Virginia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Virginia Recreation Areas |

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Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor, Pennsylvania Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions For details and directions on places of interest in the Delaware and Leigh National Heritage Corridor, visit, http://delawareandlehigh.org/. Phone (610) 923-3548 Campground Reservations Pennsylvania Campgrounds Hiking Trails Pennsylvania Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Pennsylvania Recreation Areas | Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor Official Website | Delaware & Lehigh

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Keweenaw National Historical Park, Michigan Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Keweenaw National Historical Park is located is located on the Keweenaw Peninsula, the northernmost part of Upper Michigan. Phone (906) 337-3168 Campground Reservations Michigan Campgrounds Hiking Trails Michigan Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Michigan Recreation Areas | Keweenaw National Historical Park Official Website | Keweenaw National Historical Park Map

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Mississippi Hills National Heritage Area, Mississippi Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The corridor is located in north central Mississippi. Phone (662) 844-1278 Activities BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PADDLING, SWIMMING Campground Reservations Mississippi Campgrounds Hiking Trails Mississippi Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Mississippi Recreation Areas | Mississippi Hills National Heritage Area Official Website | Mississippi Hills

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Motor Cities National Heritage Area, Michigan Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The MotorCities National Heritage Area encompasses over 10,000 square miles in southeast and central Michigan. The Partnership’s administrative headquarters are in Detroit. Phone (313) 259-3425 Campground Reservations Michigan Campgrounds Hiking Trails Michigan Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Michigan Recreation Areas | Motor Cities National Heritage Area Official Website |

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Nicodemus National Historic Site, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Nicodemus National Historic Site is located in northwestern Kansas on Highway 24 between Hill City and Stockton. Phone (785) 839-4233 Campground Reservations Kansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Kansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Kansas Recreation Areas | Nicodemus National Historic Site Official Website | Nicodemus National Historic Site Map Formerly

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Pony Express National Historic Trail, Utah Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Interstate 15, Exit 279 Lehi, drive west on SR 73 for 25 miles, turn west onto the Pony Express Backcountry Byway Phone 801-977-4300 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Utah Hiking Trails

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Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park, California Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Please visit the “Directions and Transportation” link on the main website at http://www.nps.gov/rori/planyourvisit/directions.htm Phone (510) 232-5050 Activities HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE Campground Reservations California Campgrounds Hiking Trails California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas | Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park Official Website |

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