Mobile App

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The new NPS App is here!

Download the app to begin your next adventure with the National Parks of Boston.

The NPS App connects visitors to all 420+ national parks from one single app. With the app, visitors can access up-to-date information about NPS sites, download maps and tours to use offline, and search things to do and places to explore during their visit. Users can build personalized lists, as well as save and share information with friends.


Explore the App

Download the National Park Service App from the iOS App Store or Google Play Store. Follow the three parks of the National Parks of Boston: Boston National Historical Park, Boston African American National Historic Site, and Boston Harbor Islands National and State Park. Go to The National Park Service App webpage for more information.


  1. Plan your visit. Get access to information about hours of admission, visitor centers, passport stamp locations, and more!
  2. Learn about "Things to Do." From visiting partner sites to joining live programs, there are lots of ways you can engage with our park.
  3. Take a Self-Guided Tour. Become your own tour-guide with our self-guided tours.
  4. Immerse yourself in place-based history. Dive into our interactive maps that point out historical locations in Boston.
  5. Know what's happening at the park. Check out the Park Calendar and Park News for notices about special events.

Last updated: April 30, 2021

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

15 State Street
Boston African American National Historical Site

Boston, MA 02109


617 429-6760

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