Fees & Passes

No entrance pass required

An entrance pass is not required to access Coronado National Memorial.

Other National Park Service sites may require an entrance pass or fee. Depending on your trip plans, an interagency pass may save you money.

2024 Free Entrance Days in the National Parks

Come experience the national parks! All National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone (other fees, including timed entry or reservation fees, may apply). Mark your calendar for these entrance fee-free dates:



Are you a commercial photographer or videographer? Do you have a group larger than 15 people visiting the site? Would you like to have your wedding at the memorial? Visit the Permits & Reservations page to access information regarding Special Use Permits, Commercial Use Authorizations, and Photography/Videography Permits for Coronado National Memorial.

America The Beautiful Interagency Passes

Annual and Senior Passes are NOT available for purchase at Coronado National Memorial. We carry the Lifetime Access & Military passes, and the Annual Military & 4th Grade Passes.

Visit the USGS Store or the Recreation.gov websites below to purchase online the America The Beautiful - The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Annual Pass and Senior Pass, or visit a National Park Service site that charges a fee to buy an Annual or Senior Pass in person. The nearest parks to Coronado National Memorial that sell passes are Tumacácori National Historical Park and Saguaro National Park.


Access Pass

Cost: Free lifetime pass

Available for: US citizens or permanent residents with permanent disabilities. Applicants must provide documentation of permanent disability and residency or citizenship.

How to get:

Additional Information:

  • Find detailed information about this pass on the USGS Store's Access Pass and Frequently Asked Questions webpages.
  • Find Frequently Asked Questions about this and other interagency passes on the USGS Store's website.
  • The Access Pass may provide a 50 percent discount on some amenity fees charged for facilities and services such as camping, swimming, boat launching, and specialized interpretive services.
  • The Access Pass generally does NOT cover or reduce special recreation permit fees or fees charged by concessioners.
  • Golden Access Passports are no longer sold. However, these passes are still honored according to the provisions of the pass. Passes may not be purchased as gifts since eligible recipient must show proof of eligibility.
  • Passes may not be purchased as gifts since eligible recipient must present proof of eligibility.

Military Lifetime Pass

Cost: Free

Available for:

  • Gold Star Families with a valid Gold Star Family Voucher
  • US military veterans with a valid, veteran ID

How to get:

Additional Information:

Military Annual Pass

Cost: Free

Available for:

  • Current US military members and their dependents in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, and Space Force, as well as Reserve and National Guard members. Please check photo ID requirements before arriving.

How to get:

Additional Information:

4th Grade Pass

Cost: Free pass valid for the duration of the 4th grader's school year though the following summer (September-August)

Available for: US 4th graders, including home-schooled and free-choice learners 10 years of age, with a valid Every Kid Outdoors paper voucher

How to get:

  • Step 1: Get a paper voucher by visiting the Every Kid Outdoors website and following the instructions.
  • Step 2: Exchange a printed voucher for the Annual 4th Grade Pass at federal recreation sites that charge entrance or standard amenity fees (day use fee). Find a location to pick up this pass at a federal recreation site.
  • NOTE: Digital versions of the paper voucher, such as on smart phones or tablets, are not accepted to exchange for an Annual 4th Grade Pass.

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Share the Experience
Coronado National Memorial is full of scenic wonder and beauty. Do you think you can capture that postcard shot to share with the nation?

Submit your photo at, http://www.sharetheexperience.org/, for the chance to be featured on the Annual Federal Recreation Passes and for the chance to win $25,000 in cash and prizes. Think you can bring Coronado to the national spotlight? Give it a shot!

Last updated: June 7, 2023

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