US National Park Service Free Entrance, 4/21 – 4/29

Mark your calendars!  In celebration of National Park Week (April 21 – 29, 2012), over 100 US National Parks will be waiving their entrance fees*.  This will be a great opportunity to take advantage of the beautiful weather and let your children burn some of that excess energy in the great outdoors!

For those of you in the DC Metro area, here are the National Parks in the area that will be free this weekend:

Virginia
Appomattox Court House National Historical Park
Assateague Island National Seashore
Colonial National Historical Park
George Washington Memorial Parkway’s Great Falls Park
Manassas National Battlefield Park
Petersburg National Battlefield
Prince William Forest Park
Shenandoah National Park

West Virginia
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

*Fee waiver includes: entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees. Other fees such as reservation, camping, tours, concession and fees collected by third parties are not included unless stated otherwise.

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