Memorial Day (May 27, 2019) through
Labor Day (September 2, 2019):
Open every day, seven days a week, (including holidays)
from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Look for the open 'simulated dig' sandbox on the porch as well as other ranger programs during summer weekends.
Beginning the Tuesday following Labor Day (September 2, 2019)
the Visitor Center will be closed every Tuesday and Wednesday until Memorial Day (May 25, 2020).
Open Thursday through Monday from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed all Federal Holidays starting on Labor Day
(Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Martin Luther King Jr Day, Presidents Day)
Park may close due to unsafe conditions (ice, snow, flooding, fire etc.) for your protection.
Please check back before you visit as schedules may change.
The Visitor Center is open in the summer on Memorial Day and Independence Day, closed all other Federal Holidays such as Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr Day, and Presidents Day. We will be closed on these Federal Holidays as well as off season Tuesdays and Wednesdays until Memorial weekend 2019.
The road leading to the Monument is a public road and is open 24 hours a day.
Access to the Monument closes at dusk.
Last updated: May 24, 2019