Beginning the Tuesday following Labor Day (September 4, 2018)
the Visitor Center will be closed
every Tuesday and Wednesday
until Memorial Day (May 27, 2019).
OpenThursday 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.
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.
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.
We will attempt to be open 7 days per week for Spring Break periods if staffing permits.
The road leading to the Monument is a public road and is open 24 hours a day.