So What Is National Park Week?
Each spring, the National Park Service invites everyone to join in on America's largest celebration of national heritage and celebrate all that America’s more than 400 national parks have to offer during National Park Week, April 17 – 25, 2021. This year, all parks are offering free admission on the first day of National Park Week, April 17th.
White Sands National Park, America's Newest!
National Park Week is a great time to explore amazing places, discover open spaces, enjoy affordable vacations, and enhance America’s best idea -- the national parks! From diverse wildlife and iconic landscapes to celebrating our vibrant culture and rich history, the National Park System has something for everyone.
And did you know National Park Week is recognized by a presidential proclamation? Each year, National Park Week is declared a special time to celebrate national parks and programs across the country and to encourage everyone to discover the nation's diverse natural and cultural heritage. Stay tuned for this year's official proclamation.