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Science and Nature
Free Entrance to National Parks
Age RecommendationAll ages
Enjoy free entry to Washington's three spectacular National Parks: Mount Rainier National Park, North Cascades National Park and Olympic National Park. The National Park Service turns 100 years old in 2016 and we want everyone to join the party! On 16 days in 2016, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone. Mark your calendar for these entrance fee–free dates in 2016: January 18: Martin Luther King Jr. Day April 16 through 24: National Park Week August 25 through 28: National Park Service Birthday September 24: National Public Lands Day November 11: Veterans' Day