Celebrate National Park Week 2016

NPS-Centennial2During National Park Week, April 16 to 24, 2016, every national park is offering FREE admission! National Park Week is all about exploring amazing places, discovering open spaces, enjoying affordable vacations, and celebrating America’s national parks!

Experience the national parks and programs in your own backyard – Find your park!

On Earth Day, April 22, if you want to roll up your sleeves and pitch in with a project, look for a park where you can help out.

On April 24, Park Rx Day, the national parks will host fun recreational activities that encourage healthy lifestyles and promote physical and mental well being.

If you know a 4th grader or teach 4th graders, be sure to check out the Every Kid in a Park initiative. They can get free access to hundreds of America’s wonders and historic sites.

The National Park Service Centennial is being celebrated this year to kick off a second century of stewardship of America’s national parks and engaging communities through recreation, conservation, and historic preservation programs.

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