Golden Spike National Historical PARK

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Golden Spike National Historical Park:

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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In 2002, and then eveiy year since 2014, Lee and Leland Wong, the great-grandson of a railroad laborer, have hosted a flash mob of sorts to re-create the tableau at Golden Spike National Historical Park, which preserves a stretch of the railroad and the spot where the last spike was installed.
This year, the Golden Spike National Historical Park in Promontory will kick off a three-day celebration of the sesquicentennial of the transcontinental railroad, expecting attendance of as many as 50,000 train enthusiasts beginning Friday, May 10.
2831 would redesignate the Golden Spike National Historic Site in Promontory, Utah, as the Golden Spike National Historical Park. The bill also would direct the National Park Service (NPS) to establish the Transcontinental Railroad Network, which would comprise existing units and programs of the NPS related to the history of the Transcontinental Railroad as well as the properties and programs of other federal, state, local, and private entities that join the network.