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Free Entrance Days in the National Parks

Mon Jan 20, 2020 - Wed Nov 11, 2020- see all dates
Various times
All Ages
Free

On select days throughout the year, all national parks are open to the public with no admission fee.  

September 28's free day is in honor of National Public Lands Day.

Before visiting a park, guests are advised to check the park website to determine its operating status.

Updates about the overall NPS response to COVID-19, including safety information, are posted on the nps website.

2020 dates:

January 21: Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
April 20: First day of National Park Week
August 25: National Park Service Birthday
September 28: National Public Lands Day
November 11: Veterans Day

(No worries if you miss these days: 264 of our more than 400 national parks never charge an entrance fee!)


National Parks - Multiple Locations
Yosemite National Park
Yosemite, CA 95389
** Event dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the event website to verify.
Tanaka Farms Pumpkin Patch 2020
Tanaka Farms - various times Pick
Aquarium of the Pacific Outdoor Exhibits Open
Aquarium of the Pacific - various times
Reopening: Sealife Aquarium at Legoland
Sea Life Aquarium at Legoland - various times
Coastal Cleanup Month
Throughout LA County - various times
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides