Updates as of January 23, 2023:
Due to closure and renovation of the main visitor center, a temporary trailer visitor center is open in the visitor center parking lot. A few limited displays, the park movie, and the park store are available in this double-wide trailer. The temporary visitor center is open daily 9:00 am to Noon and 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm.
Restrooms with flush toilets and water are normally available in the main visitor center building 9-4:30 daily. The visitor center restrooms will be closed for 2 weeks starting Friday, January 27 to complete interior renovations of the visitor center lobby. Portable restrooms in the visitor center parking lot and a vault toilet at the dunes parking area are available during this time. Visitors can fill up their water bottles at the portable visitor center during operating hours, 9am - 12pm and 1pm - 4:30pm. The renovations are part of the final phases of an interior renovation project to prepare the visitor center for new exhibits this spring. Check alerts on the park website or the park's social media channels for the most current updates on when the visitor center restrooms will reopen.
The main visitor center will fully reopen with new exhibits in spring 2023.
Last updated: January 23, 2023
11999 State Highway 150
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