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When are National Park Service Fee Free Days in 2021?

Did you know that every year, the National Park Service designates multiple dates throughout the year where all national park sites are free to the public?

Here are the 2021 fee-free days at national parks:

  • 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

Learn more here on the National Park Service official website.

Note: The entrance fee waiver for fee-free days does not cover amenity or user fees for activities such as camping, boat launches, transportation, or special tours.