Naturalization Ceremonies National Park Service Designated Sites

The National Park Service (NPS) turns 100 years old this year and has partnered with USCIS to hold more than 100 naturalization ceremonies at NPS sites all over the country. Since 2006, USCIS and the National Park Service have welcomed thousands of new citizens at parks, monuments and historic sites, connecting the next generation of American immigrants to the nation’s most historic and precious places.

2016 National Park Centennial Naturalization Ceremonies

 Ceremony Date and Time

National Park Designated Area

State

8/25, 8 a.m.

De Soto National Memorial

FL

8/25, 9 a.m.

Biscayne National Park

FL

8/25, 9 a.m.

Fort Smith National Historic Site

AR

8/25, 10 a.m.

Big Thicket National Preserve

TX

8/25, 10 a.m

Pullman National Monument

IL

8/25, 10 a.m.

Grand Canyon National Park

AZ

8/25, 10 a.m.

Carlsbad Caverns National Park

NM

8/25, 10 a.m.

Natchez Trace Parkway

MS

8/25, 10 a.m.

Salt River Bay National Historic Park and Ecological Preserve

USVI

8/25, 10 a.m.

Wilson's Creek National Battlefield

MO

8/25, 11 a.m.

World War II Memorial National Mall and Memorial Parks

DC

8/25, 11 a.m.

Biscayne National Park

FL

8/25, 11 a.m.

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

WV

8/25, 12 p.m.

Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine

MD

8/25, 1 p.m.

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

MI

8/25, 4 p.m.

National Center for Preservation Technology and Training

LA

 

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