National Parks FREE Entrance Select Dates 2017

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Free Admission to National Parks 2017                   New Jersey

The National Park Service just turned 100 years old! Celebrate the start of our second century by visiting a park in 2017. During ten days of the year, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone.

4th Graders Free Admission to National Parks Sept 2015 - 2016

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"Every Kid in a Park:" Free Admission to All National Parks for 4th Graders   September 2015 - September 2016

The National Park Service will turn 100 years old in 2016. In honor of that milestone and as a way to encourage kids to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors, this September every 4th-grader in America will get a one-year pass for free admission to all of the USA's National Parks and Public Lands for them AND their families!

Liberty State Park Jersey City

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Liberty State Park Jersey City, Hudson County

Liberty State Park is a green oasis in the middle of Metropolitan northern New Jersey. With the Manhattan skyline, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island as a spectacular backdrop, Liberty State Park is one of the state's most dramatic parks.  

Washington Crossing State Park Titusville

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Washington Crossing State Park                    Titusville, Mercer County

Originally preserved for its historical significance, the park is also well known for its trails, playground, Open Air Theater, Observatory, Nature Center and camp sites. 

Gateway National Recreation Area: Many Places, One Park

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Gateway National Recreation Area    Jamaica Bay, Sandy Hook and Staten Island

This place is HUGE!  Gateway National Recreation Area is 26,000 acres of beaches, historic forts, airports, and houses, and wildlife spread across four counties in two states and three boros of New York City.  So much to do you will have to go back time and time again.

Ellis Island National Park

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Statue of Liberty National Monument, Ellis Island and Liberty Island National Park      

How far would you travel to find a better life? What if the journey took weeks under difficult conditions? One national park on two islands. The Island of Hope, Island of Tears.

Morristown National Historical Park Morristown

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Morristown National Historical Park                                                         Morristown, Morris County

 

 Morristown National Historical Park commemorates the sites of General Washington and the Continental army’s winter encampment of December 1779 to June 1780, where they survived through what would be the coldest winter on record.