Permits And Reservations

Making Your Reservation

Reservations are required for guided tours of the site. Self-guided tours are offered on "Saturdays Without Reservations." Due to the location of this park, all visitors are required to take a free National Park Service shuttle from the town of Danville to tour the historic home and grounds. Visitors are not permitted to drive their personal/private vehicles to the site.

Park Days and Hours Open:

Monday: Park Closed
Tuesday: Park Closed
Wednesday: Park Open for Reserved Guided Tours at 10 AM & 2 PM
Thursday: Park Open for Reserved Guided Tours at 10 AM & 2 PM
Friday: Park Open for Reserved Guided Tours at 10 AM & 2 PM
Saturday: No reservations needed (see below). Park Open for Self-Guided Tours at 10:15 AM, 12:15 PM & 2:15 PM.
Sunday: Park Open for Reserved Guided Tours at 10 AM & 2 PM
Holidays: Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Years Day.

How to Reserve Your Tour:

Email is our preferred method for reservations. Please send us an email with the dates and times that you would like to tour the site, as well as your phone number and number of guests. If you do not hear from us within a few days (we are closed Monday and Tuesday), then please check your Spam folder to make sure your reservation was not sent there.

Note on Accessibility: Please include in your reservation request if you or any of your party have accessibility needs before visiting the site. This will help park rangers be prepared for your visit.

Reservation Line: (925) 838-0249


No Reservations Required For Saturdays

Self-guided tours are offered on Saturdays. Advance reservations are not required. Shuttles leave from downtown Danville at 10:15 AM, 12:15 PM and 2:15 PM on a first-come, first-served basis. Please allow 1.5 hours for your visit. Shuttles depart from The Museum of the San Ramon Valley, 205 Railroad Avenue, Danville, California 94526.

If one is walking up local public roads, or sauntering through Las Trampas Wilderness to get here on Saturday, please be here by 3:00 PM.

Special Use Permits

Application Requirements for a Special Use Permita within Eugene O'Neill National Historic Site can be obtained by downloading the forms in the links, below. Please direct all questions, and email all completed forms to: Trevor Rice at

Special Use Permit Form (Long)
Special Use Permit Form (Short)
Commercial Use Permit Form (Long)
Commercial User Permit Form (Short)

Last updated: September 15, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Eugene O'Neill NHS
P.O. Box 280

Danville, CA 94526


(925) 838-0249 x6320

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