Fort Washington, PA, November 30, 2017 --(PR.com
)-- Eastern National today announced the release of the highly anticipated 2018 Passport To Your National Parks® Regional Stamp Set.
Since 1986, fans of the Passport To Your National Parks program have been collecting these colorful, commemorative stamp sets to decorate their beloved park Passport books. Designed exclusively for the Passport To Your National Parks Collector’s Edition and Explorer Edition, each stamp set features photographs and educational text from 10 national park sites.
The 2018 stamp set showcases the following parks:
National Stamp: Appalachian National Scenic Trail
North Atlantic Region: Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site
Mid-Atlantic Region: Steamtown National Historic Site
National Capital Region: Vietnam Women’s Memorial
Southeast Region: Biscayne National Park
Midwest Region: James A. Garfield National Historic Site
Southwest Region: Valles Caldera National Preserve
Rocky Mountain Region: Minuteman Missile National Historic Site
Western Region: Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site
Pacific Northwest and Alaska Region: Minidoka National Historic Site
· Special Bonus Stamp: 50th Anniversary of the Wild & Scenic Rivers Act
Photos for stamp sets are selected from submissions by National Park Service employees and participants in the Volunteers-In-Parks programs to Eastern National’s annual photo contest.
The 2018 stamp set and other Passport To Your National Parks®
products can be purchased online at www.eParks.com
, Eastern National’s ecommerce site, or at participating national park stores.
About Passport To Your National Parks
Launched by Eastern National in 1986, the Passport To Your National Parks® program has introduced millions of visitors to the national park system. This popular program consists of a guidebook that highlights each unit of the national parks and provides space for dated ink “cancellation” stamps, which allow visitors to commemorate their experiences. Visitors can also purchase annual stamp sets, which feature photos from 10 new national park sites each year. Learn more about the Passport at: www.easternnational.org/what-we-do/passport.
About Eastern National
Eastern National, a not-for-profit cooperating association, promotes the public’s understanding and support of America’s national parks and other public trust partners by providing quality educational experiences, products, and services. Since 1947, Eastern National has donated over $142 million to the National Park Service in the form of direct donations and grants that support vital educational and interpretive programs in America’s national parks. Learn more at www.EasternNational.org.