National parks are a country-wide system of representative natural areas of Canadian significance. By law, they are protected for public understanding, appreciation and enjoyment, while being maintained in an unimpaired state for future generations. National parks have existed in Canada for well over a century. Learn more...

Free Admission Day

In 2018, each national park and historic site will offer a day where you can visit at no admission cost.

Find your favourite place

Science and conservation

Learn how Parks Canada and its partners are protecting species, habitats and ecosystems.

Protecting species

Learn about species at risk protection and recovery efforts.

Plan your visit

Parks Canada has countless unique experiences to suit your needs.

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