Winter/Spring Events at Jewel Cave
Jewel Cave National Monument's Schedule of Events for December 2016 - March 2017
2017 Fee Free Days
The National Park Service will offer free entrance days in 2017.
In an effort to encourage public awareness of our nation’s rich natural and cultural history, these special dates are an entrance fee free day for many sites within the National Park Service. Jewel Cave National Monument is extending an invitation to the general public to experience guided cave tours free of charge on 10 special fee-free days in 2017. At Jewel Cave, all regularly scheduled Discovery Talks and Scenic Tours (and Historic Lantern Tours on August 25) will be offered free of charge on a first-come, first-served basis; no reservations will be taken for cave tours on these dates.
January 16 / Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
February 20 / Presidents' Day
April 15-16 and April 22-23 / National Park Weekends
August 25 / National Park Service Birthday
September 30 / National Public Lands Day
November 11-12 / Veterans Day Weekend
NOTE: Fees that are waived on these special dates include entrance fees,commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees. Other fees such as guided cave tours, camping, boat tours, concession activities, and fees collected by third parties are not included unless stated otherwise.