Fees & Passes

There is no fee to visit Homestead National Monument of America. Entrance to grounds, visitor centers, parking areas, and special events are all free. Enjoy your visit!

If you plan to visit other parks that do charge an entrance fee, you can pick up an America the Beautiful Interagency Pass at Homestead National Monument of America. Learn more about the pass program. Also, learn about fee-free days in the national parks.

 
2018 NPS Annual Pass
Annual Pass

America the Beautiful - Annual Pass - $80
This pass is available to the general public and is valid for 12 months from the purchase date. This pass provides access to, and use of, Federal recreation sites that charge an entrance fee. The pass admits the pass holder/s and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle at per vehicle fee areas. At per person fee areas, it admits the pass holder + 3 adults. The pass can be obtained in person at the park, by calling 1-888-ASK USGS, Ext. 1, or via the Internet at https://store.usgs.gov/pass.

 
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Military pass
U.S. Military Annual Pass - Free
This is a free pass for active duty military personnel (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard) and their dependents. In order to qualify for the Annual Military Pass, the military member must present a valid Common Access Card (CAC Card). Dependents must present a Department of Defense ID (DD Form 1173) that identifies the dependent and his/her sponsor.
 
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Senior Lifetime Pass & Senior Annual Pass
Senior Lifetime Pass - $80
This is a lifetime pass for U.S. citizens or permanent residents age 62 or over. The pass admits the pass holder and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle at per vehicle fee areas and pass holder + 3 adults, not to exceed 4 adults, at per person fee areas. The pass can only be obtained in person at the park and is non-transferable.

Senior Annual Pass - $20
This is an annual pass for U.S. citizens or permanent residents age 62 or over. The pass admits the pass holder and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle at per vehicle fee areas and pass holder + 3 adults, not to exceed 4 adults, at per person fee areas. The pass can only be obtained in person at the park and is non-transferable.
 
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EKIP 4th Grade Pass
Every Kid in a Park 4th Grade Pass - Free
The Every Kid in a Park 4th Grade Pass is free for U.S. 4th grade students and covers entrance and standard amenity fees (day use fee). The pass is obtained by the student exchanging an Every Kid in a Park pass voucher for the pass. This pass is valid for 12 months beginning September of the year that the student begins 4th grade. Note: All passes are valid September through August of the year that the student is in the 4th grade. No punching of the pass is required. Voucher can be obtained at https://www.everykidinapark.gov/
 
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Lifetime Access Pass
Access Pass - Free
This is a lifetime pass for U.S. citizens or permanent residents with permanent disabilities. Documentation is required to obtain the pass. Acceptable documentation includes: statement by a licensed physician; document issued by a Federal agency such as the Veteran’s Administration, or document issued by a State agency such as a vocational rehabilitation agency. The pass provides access to, and use of, Federal recreation sites that charge an Entrance or Standard Amenity. The pass admits the pass holder and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle at per vehicle fee areas and pass holder + 3 adults, not to exceed 4 adults, at per person fee areas (children under 16 are admitted free). The pass can only be obtained in person at the park.
 
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Volunteer Pass
Volunteer Annual Pass - Free
This pass is for volunteers acquiring 250 service hours on a cumulative basis. It provides access to, and use of, Federal recreation sites that charge an Entrance or Standard Amenity Fee for a year, beginning from the date of award. The pass admits the pass holder and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle at per vehicle fee areas and pass holder + 3 adults, not to exceed 4 adults, at per person fee areas (children under 16 are admitted free). Click here to learn about volunteer opportunities at Homestead National Monument of America.

Last updated: February 4, 2018

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Mailing Address:

8523 West State Highway 4
Beatrice , NE 68310

Phone:

(402) 223-3514

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