2021 National Parks – Free Admission MLK, Jr. Birthday
America’s Best Idea – the national parks – gets even better with several fee-free days at more than 100 national parks that usually charge entrance fees.*
Here’s a tip – many of your 400 national parks NEVER charge an entrance fee. So start Planning Your Visit! Click here to find a park.
Did you know that fourth graders and their families get free admission to federal public lands courtesy of the US Dept. of the Interior? Check out Every Kid in a Park on Silicon Valley Mom.
Mark your calendar for these entrance fee–free dates in 2021:
- January 18: Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
- April 17: First day of National Park Week
- August 4: One year anniversary of the Great American Outdoors Act
- August 25: National Park Service Birthday
- September 25: National Public Lands Day
- November 11: Veterans Day
*Fee waiver includes: entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees. Other fees such as reservation, camping, tours, concession and fees collected by third parties are not included unless stated otherwise.