Operating hours & seasons
Palo Alto Battlefield NHP (Public Domain)
Visit us soon
The visitor center is open daily* from 8 AM to 5 PM. Palo Alto's busy season generally runs from November through May. During the month of May, the park is often full to capacity with school field trips in the mornings.
*The park is closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25th, and January 1st.
Trails, tours & events
The battlefield overlook and trails are open from 8 AM to 4:30 PM. The park's special event and program season runs from September through May. Guided tours are available from December 1st through April 1st.
For latest info on program and events, check out Things To Do.