National Park Week

Every year, during the month of April, the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation invite everyone to celebrate America's treasured places during National Park Week. Join the fun!

About National Park Week

This year, from April 15 – 23, YOU are invited to celebrate all that America’s more than 400 national parks have to offer. From diverse wildlife and iconic landscapes, to vibrant culture and rich history, our National Park System has something for everyone. 

Join us for National Park Week in-person at fun events and online using #FindYourPark and #EncuentraTuParque, and be sure to share your photos, stories, and memories with us. Don’t forget that April 15 – 16 and April 22 – 23 are free admission days at the parks!

Plan Your Visit

Whether you’re a hiker, a historian, a romantic, a family with kids, a crowd-lover or someone seeking solitude, the National Park Foundation’s FREE Owner’s Guide series is jam-packed with ideas to help you plan your next national park adventure! Download your free park guides today.

Our National Park Owner’s Guide series includes:

  • National Park Owner’s Guide
  • I Heart Parks
  • Recharge in the Parks
  • National Parks by Rail
  • Urban Playgrounds
  • Winter Wonderlands
  • Gimme Shelter
  • Happy Trails
  • The Places Nobody Knows
  • Parks for Play

Calendar of Events

From ranger-led programs, to festivals, to volunteer opportunities, there are exciting events taking place all across the country. Check out the National Park Service’s event calendar to discover what’s going on near you. ​

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