National Parks By Ranking

Top rated parks according to National Park Services

Rank National Park Number of Visitors
1 Golden Gate National Recreation Area Park 14,289,121
2 Blue Ridge Parkway 12,877,368
3 Great Smoky Mountains National Park 9,354,695
4 George Washington Memorial Parkway 7,360,392
5 Lincoln Memorial National Park 6,546,518
6 Lake Mead National Recreation Area Park 6,344,714
7 Gateway National Recreation Area Park 6,191,246
8 Natchez Trace Parkway 6,012,740
9 Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park 4,941,367
10 Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Park 4,843,350
11 Gulf Islands National Seashore Park 4,837,965
12 Grand Canyon National Park 4,564,840
13 Cape Cod National Seashore Park 4,501,898
14 San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park 4,154,455
15 Vietnam Veterans Memorial National Park 4,142,721
16 World War Ii Memorial National Park 3,934,166
17 Yosemite National Park 3,691,191
18 Independence National Historical Park 3,553,070
19 Korean War Veterans Memorial National Park 3,209,279
20 Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial National Memorial Park 3,205,654
21 Yellowstone National Park 3,188,030
22 Colonial National Historical Park 3,168,731
23 Olympic National Park 3,085,340
24 Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area Park 3,039,892
25 Rocky Mountain National Park 2,991,141
26 Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial National Park 2,837,729
27 Zion National Park 2,807,387
28 Grand Teton National Park 2,688,794
29 Point Reyes National Seashore Park 2,641,808
30 Thomas Jefferson Memorial National Park 2,609,463
31 Jefferson National Expansion Memorial Park 2,377,258
32 Acadia National Park 2,254,922
33 Boston National Historical Park 2,245,875
34 Cape Hatteras National Seashore Park 2,214,565
35 Glacier National Park 2,190,374
36 Castle Clinton National Monument Park 2,180,694
37 Mount Rushmore National Memorial Park 2,162,998
38 Cuyahoga Valley National Park 2,103,010
39 Assateague Island National Seashore Park 2,056,828
40 Glen Canyon National Recreation Area Park 1,991,924
41 Rock Creek Park 1,968,995
42 Valley Forge National Historical Park 1,962,889
43 Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park 1,924,076
44 Statue Of Liberty National Monument Park 1,883,544
45 World War Ii Valor In The Pacific National Monument Park 1,786,024
46 National Capital Parks-Central 1,712,858
47 Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Park 1,681,695
48 Fort Point National Historic Site 1,591,312
49 Hawaii Volcanoes National Park 1,583,209
50 Joshua Tree National Park 1,383,340
51 Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Park 1,340,007
52 San Juan National Historic Site 1,328,802
53 Hot Springs National Park 1,325,719
54 Bryce Canyon National Park 1,311,875
55 Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area Park 1,254,409
56 Ozark National Scenic Riverways Park 1,253,703
57 John D Rockefeller Jr Memorial Parkway 1,228,502
58 Gettysburg National Military Park 1,213,349
59 Mount Rainier National Park 1,148,552
60 Shenandoah National Park 1,136,505
61 Canaveral National Seashore Park 1,133,688
62 Buffalo National River Park 1,125,227
63 Chickasaw National Recreation Area Park 1,099,669
64 National Capital Parks-East 1,091,661
65 Arches National Park 1,082,866
66 New River Gorge National River Park 1,071,823
67 Everglades National Park 1,047,116
68 Timucuan Ecological & Historic Preserve National Park 1,031,667
69 Amistad National Recreation Area Park 1,025,151
70 Big Cypress National Preserve Park 1,007,788
71 Muir Woods National Monument Park 954,125
72 Death Valley National Park 951,972
73 Minute Man National Historical Park 947,894
74 Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park 928,150
75 Sequoia National Forest Park 909,274
76 Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park 905,984
77 Badlands National Park 892,372
78 Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park 880,251
79 Cabrillo National Monument Park 856,128
80 Canyon De Chelly National Monument Park 828,478
81 Fort Sumter National Monument Park 815,007
82 Curecanti National Recreation Area Park 814,163
83 Haleakala National Park 785,300
84 Castillo De San Marcos National Monument Park 778,128
85 Whiskeytown National Recreation Area Park 776,025
86 Cumberland Gap National Historical Park 768,363
87 Fort Vancouver National Historic Site 733,540
88 Ross Lake National Recreation Area Park 725,917
89 Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site 704,168
90 Fort Mchenry National Monument And Historic Shrine Park 678,431
91 Saguaro National Park 678,261
92 Ford's Theatre National Historic Site 665,876
93 Capitol Reef National Park 663,670
94 President's Park (White House) 658,065
95 Petrified Forest National Park 644,648
96 Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area Park 633,054
97 Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial National Park 586,531
98 Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Park 575,450
99 Vicksburg National Military Park 573,838
100 Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks 567,544
101 Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area Park 565,063
102 Lake Meredith National Recreation Area Park 554,272
103 Mojave National Preserve Park 549,599
104 Theodore Roosevelt National Park 545,090
105 Guilford Courthouse National Military Park 541,581
106 Manassas National Battlefield Park 538,888
107 Shiloh National Military Park 536,206
108 Denali National Park & Preserve 530,922
109 Fort Matanzas National Monument Park 523,694
110 Crater Lake National Park 523,027
111 San Antonio Missions National Historical Park 521,705
112 Lowell National Historical Park 517,763
113 Wind Cave National Park 516,142
114 Padre Island National Seashore Park 515,830
115 Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve 500,590
116 Mammoth Cave National Park 494,541
117 White Sands National Monument Park 490,544
118 Biscayne National Park 486,848
119 Cedar Breaks National Monument Park 466,450
120 Canyonlands National Park 462,242
121 Mesa Verde National Park 460,237
122 Wright Brothers National Memorial Park 447,796
123 Fort Washington Park 443,918
124 Wolf Trap National Park For The Performing Arts 441,166
125 Virgin Islands National Park 438,601
126 Lassen Volcanic National Park 427,409
127 Salem Maritime National Historic Site 426,328
128 Devils Tower National Monument Park 417,326
129 Cape Lookout National Seashore Park 416,568
130 Colorado National Monument Park 409,351
131 Jean Lafitte National Historical Park And Preserve 400,128
132 Redwood National And State Parks 393,364
133 Montezuma Castle National Monument Park 389,091
134 Carlsbad Caverns National Park 388,566
135 Boston African American National Historic Site 386,084
136 Fort Pulaski National Monument Park 374,408
137 Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site 372,569
138 Antietam National Battlefield Park 370,832
139 Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park 363,282
140 Governors Island National Monument Park 355,553
141 Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway Park 342,942
142 Appomattox Court House National Historical Park 317,660
143 Big Bend National Park 316,953
144 Prince William Forest Park 309,298
145 Fort Caroline National Memorial Park 307,086
146 Morristown National Historical Park 304,941
147 Nez Perce National Historical Park 297,973
148 Lyndon Baines Johnson Memorial Grove On The Potomac National Park 294,979
149 Fire Island National Seashore Park 294,219
150 Adams National Historical Park 285,501
151 Kenai Fjords National Park 283,502
152 De Soto National Memorial Park 279,924
153 Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument Park 277,883
154 New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park 276,374
155 Dinosaur National Monument Park 274,361
156 War In The Pacific National Historical Park 266,267
157 Flight 93 National Memorial Park 265,924
158 Fort Raleigh National Historic Site 263,598
159 Stones River National Battlefield Park 258,242
160 Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site 257,831
161 Harpers Ferry National Historical Park 255,714
162 Fort Donelson National Battlefield Park 247,734
163 Kings Mountain National Military Park 247,632
164 Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve 242,841
165 Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area Park 241,527
166 Pinnacles National Park 237,677
167 Voyageurs National Park 233,390
168 President's Park (White House) 231,627
169 Upper Delaware Scenic & Recreational River National Park 228,464
170 San Juan Island National Historical Park 220,960
171 Fort Frederica National Monument Park 217,580
172 Lewis And Clark National Historical Park 217,022
173 Cowpens National Battlefield Park 216,239
174 Channel Islands National Park 212,029
175 Lincoln Home National Historic Site 209,405
176 Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument Park 206,860
177 Craters Of The Moon National Monument Park 200,525
178 Obed Wild & Scenic River National Park 198,367
179 New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park 198,363
180 Natchez National Historical Park 191,095
181 Wupatki National Monument Park 190,878
182 Petersburg National Battlefield Park 190,086
183 Little River Canyon National Preserve Park 185,477
184 Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument Park 184,864
185 Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park 175,852
186 Catoctin Mountain Park 175,213
187 Missouri National Recreational River Park 169,698
188 Fort Necessity National Battlefield Park 165,159
189 Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park 163,928
190 Theodore Roosevelt Island National Memorial Park 162,599
191 Piscataway Park 161,999
192 Sitka National Historical Park 161,157
193 Perry's Victory & International Peace Memorial Park 158,231
194 Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park 158,124
195 Wilson's Creek National Battlefield Park 157,309
196 John Day Fossil Beds National Monument Park 156,285
197 Richmond National Battlefield Park 151,240
198 Federal Hall National Memorial Park 148,647
199 Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Park 148,556
200 Home Of Franklin D Roosevelt National Historic Site 147,218
201 Guadalupe Mountains National Park 145,670
202 Greenbelt Park 142,742
203 El Malpais National Monument Park 137,904
204 Gauley River National Recreation Area Park 135,309
205 George Washington Birthplace National Monument Park 131,683
206 Fort Stanwix National Monument Park 129,089
207 Herbert Hoover National Historic Site 128,919
208 George Rogers Clark National Historical Park 128,531
209 Bandelier National Monument Park 126,682
210 Puukohola Heiau National Historic Site 125,645
211 Walnut Canyon National Monument Park 125,267
212 Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial Park 125,069
213 Chamizal National Memorial Park 121,937
214 Johnstown Flood National Memorial Park 121,923
215 Congaree National Park 120,340
216 Big Thicket National Preserve Park 120,108
217 Christiansted National Historic Site 118,638
218 Ocmulgee National Monument Park 115,801
219 Petroglyph National Monument Park 115,075
220 Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site 114,144
221 Scotts Bluff National Monument Park 108,127
222 Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site 107,977
223 Lava Beds National Monument Park 105,395
224 Kalaupapa National Historical Park 101,112
225 Mississippi National River & Recreation Area Park 100,111
226 Andersonville National Historic Site 98,771
227 Jewel Cave National Monument Park 98,259
228 Pea Ridge National Military Park 95,251
229 City Of Rocks National Reserve Park 94,906
230 African Burial Ground National Monument Park 93,234
231 Coronado National Memorial Park 92,936
232 Great Basin National Park 92,893
233 Devils Postpile National Monument Park 91,794
234 Timpanogos Cave National Monument Park 91,269
235 Grand Portage National Monument Park 88,598
236 Tuzigoot National Monument Park 85,746
237 General Grant National Memorial Park 83,440
238 Lyndon B Johnson National Historical Park 82,369
239 Natural Bridges National Monument Park 82,330
240 Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site 81,710
241 Steamtown National Historic Site 81,174
242 Manzanar National Historic Site 77,511
243 Minuteman Missile National Historic Site 76,261
244 Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site 75,678
245 Oregon Caves National Monument & Preserve Park 72,717
246 Moores Creek National Battlefield Park 72,330
247 Niobrara National Scenic River Park 71,876
248 Effigy Mounds National Monument Park 71,074
249 Wrangell - St Elias National Park & Preserve 69,984
250 Ninety Six National Historic Site 69,624
251 Fort Smith National Historic Site 69,584
252 Jimmy Carter National Historic Site 67,455
253 Homestead National Monument Of America Park 67,396
254 Casa Grande Ruins National Monument Park 65,106
255 Pipestone National Monument Park 64,760
256 Klondike Gold Rush - Seattle Unit National Historical Park 61,942
257 Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park 59,274
258 Eisenhower National Historic Site 59,179
259 Dry Tortugas National Park 58,401
260 Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument Park 58,032
261 Whitman Mission National Historic Site 57,686
262 River Raisin National Battlefield Park 57,464
263 Horseshoe Bend National Military Park 55,965
264 Rainbow Bridge National Monument Park 54,773
265 Saratoga National Historical Park 54,364
266 Navajo National Monument Park 54,168
267 Fort Laramie National Historic Site 54,057
268 Cumberland Island National Seashore Park 51,435
269 Pipe Spring National Monument Park 51,118
270 Roger Williams National Memorial Park 48,677
271 Capulin Volcano National Monument Park 48,466
272 Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site 47,766
273 Frederick Douglass National Historic Site 47,625
274 Charles Pinckney National Historic Site 47,309
275 Thomas Edison National Historical Park 46,677
276 Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site 46,138
277 Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site 43,686
278 Fort Davis National Historic Site 43,277
279 Andrew Johnson National Historic Site 42,929
280 Aztec Ruins National Monument Park 41,312
281 Golden Spike National Historic Site 40,704
282 Chiricahua National Monument Park 40,646
283 Longfellow House Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site 40,554
284 El Morro National Monument Park 40,051
285 Tonto National Monument Park 39,632
286 Ulysses S Grant National Historic Site 38,604
287 Big Hole National Battlefield Park 38,092
288 Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site 37,837
289 John Muir National Historic Site 37,777
290 Monocacy National Battlefield Park 37,647
291 Lake Chelan National Recreation Area Park 37,315
292 Arkansas Post National Memorial Park 36,420
293 Bluestone National Scenic River Park 36,266
294 Friendship Hill National Historic Site 34,372
295 Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park 34,112
296 George Washington Carver National Monument Park 33,061
297 Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park 32,522
298 Pecos National Historical Park 32,386
299 Hampton National Historic Site 32,262
300 Hopewell Culture National Historical Park 32,206
301 Rosie The Riveter Wwii Home Front National Historical Park 31,514
302 Tumacácori National Historical Park 31,433
303 Women's Rights National Historical Park 30,137
304 Chaco Culture National Historical Park 29,917
305 Harry S Truman National Historic Site 28,977
306 Buck Island Reef National Monument Park 28,972
307 Katmai National Park & Preserve 28,966
308 Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument Park 27,825
309 Fort Larned National Historic Site 27,432
310 Fort Scott National Historic Site 25,773
311 Cane River Creole National Historical Park 25,556
312 Hovenweep National Monument Park 24,959
313 Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument Park 24,836
314 Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site 23,324
315 Weir Farm National Historic Site 22,862
316 Clara Barton National Historic Site 22,737
317 Booker T Washington National Monument Park 22,103
318 North Cascades National Park 21,623
319 William Howard Taft National Historic Site 21,102
320 James A Garfield National Historic Site 21,027
321 Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument Park 21,008
322 Russell Cave National Monument Park 20,456
323 Hamilton Grange National Memorial Park 20,429
324 Brown V. Board Of Education National Historic Site 19,356
325 Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site 19,301
326 Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site 19,198
327 Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site 18,848
328 Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site 18,676
329 Cape Krusenstern National Monument Park 18,225
330 National Park Of American Samoa 17,919
331 Springfield Armory National Historic Site 17,782
332 Fossil Butte National Monument Park 17,662
333 John Fitzgerald Kennedy National Historic Site 17,273
334 Noatak National Preserve Park 16,907
335 Kobuk Valley National Park 16,875
336 Isle Royale National Park 16,274
337 Martin Van Buren National Historic Site 16,229
338 Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve Park 16,128
339 Sagamore Hill National Historic Site 14,639
340 Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site 14,476
341 Saint Paul's Church National Historic Site 14,016
342 Lake Clark National Park & Preserve 13,000
343 Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site 12,908
344 Gates Of The Arctic National Park & Preserve 11,012
345 Saint Croix Island International Historic Site 10,709
346 Agate Fossil Beds National Monument Park 10,504
347 First Ladies National Historic Site 10,068
348 President William Jefferson Clinton Birthplace Home National Historic Site 9,838
349 Fort Union National Monument Park 8,965
350 Washita Battlefield National Historic Site 8,434
351 César E. Chávez National Monument Park 8,157
352 Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site 8,154
353 Fort Bowie National Historic Site 8,082
354 Maggie L Walker National Historic Site 7,013
355 Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site 6,570
356 Thomas Stone National Historic Site 6,013
357 Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site 5,884
358 Mary Mcleod Bethune Council House National Historic Site 5,686
359 Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site 4,795
360 Salt River Bay National Historical Park And Ecological Preserve 4,791
361 Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve Park 3,914
362 Nicodemus National Historic Site 3,241
363 Eugene O'neill National Historic Site 2,929
364 Bering Land Bridge National Preserve Park 2,642
365 Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial Park 1,682
366 Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument Park 1,555
367 Rio Grande Wild & Scenic River National Park 703
368 Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial Park 596
369 Aniakchak National Monument & Preserve Park 134

Source: National Park Services