WORLD HERITAGE SITES IN THE U.S. NPS

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 2001

typestatedate of WHS designation
Mesa VerdeNPCO6 Sep 1978
YellowstoneNPWY6 Sep 1978
EvergladesNPFL24 Oct 1979
Grand CanyonNPAZ24 Oct 1979
IndependenceNHPPA24 Oct 1979
Wrangell-St. EliasNPAK24 Oct 1979
Wrangell-St. EliasNPrAK24 Oct 1979
RedwoodNPCA2 Sep 1980
Mammoth CaveNPKY27 Oct 1981
OlympicNPWA27 Oct 1981
Great Smoky MountainsNPTN6 Dec 1983
San JuanNHSPR9 Dec 1983
Statue of LibertyNMNY31 Oct 1984
YosemiteNPCA31 Oct 1984
Chaco CultureNHPNM8 Dec 1987
Hawaii VolcanoesNPHI10 Dec 1987
Glacier BayNPAK1992
GlacierNPMTDec 1995
Carlsbad CavernsNPNM9 Dec 1995

Note: NHP = national historic park; NHS = national historic site; NM = national monument; NP = national park; NPr = national preserve

© 2000, 2001 by Wm. Robert Johnston.
Last modified 29 July 2001.
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