Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State Park

​Now opened to the public, this new park immerses visitors in Tubman's world.
Maryland State Park Welcome Map

Wounded Warrior and Veteran Outreach Program

Day use entrance charges waived for all veterans on Veteran's Day - November 11.


Goucher Poll About Maryland State Parks and Services

Maryland residents visit State Parks for relaxation, historic sites and hiking.

Maryland State Parks Economic Benefits

The first-ever comprehensive Maryland State Parks Economic Impact and Visitor Study indicates Maryland State Parks have an estimated annual economic benefit to local economies and the State of more than $650 million annually.

Both day and overnight visitors to State Parks were surveyed between May and October 2010 for the study, which was conducted in partnership with the Maryland Office of Tourism Development, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and the Maryland Association of Destination Marketing Organizations. ​

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Civil War Sites

The Maryland Park Service hosts several significant Civil War sites, such as South Mountain, Point Lookout, and the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State Park.

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Our Mission

The mission of the Maryland Park Service is to manage the natural, cultural, historical and recreational resources to provide for wise stewardship and enjoyment by people.