Making Your Reservation
Reservations are required for tours of the site. Self-guided tours are offered Wednesday-Sundays. 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 Self-guided Tours at 10 AM & 2 PM
Thursday: Park Open for Self-guided Tours at 10 AM & 2 PM
Friday: Park Open for Self-guided Tours at 10 AM & 2 PM
Saturday: Park Open for Self-guided Tours at 10 AM & 2 PM
Sunday: Park Open for Self-guided Tours at 10 AM & 2 PM
Holidays: Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Years Day.
How to Reserve Your Tour:
Please send us an email or call with:
- the dates and times that you would like to tour the site
- your phone number
- number of guests.
It is best to reserve at least 24 hours in advance
We will call or email to confirm your reservation: If you do not hear from us within a few days (we are closed Monday and Tuesday), please give us a call or 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) 228-8860 x6422
Please call the above temporary number (John Muir National Historic Site) and dial x6422 to request your reservation.