Overview of entrance requirements
FreeNo entrance pass required
An entrance pass is not required to access Lyndon B Johnson National Historical Park.
Other National Park Service sites may require an entrance pass or fee. Depending on your trip plans, an interagency pass may save you money.
There are no entrance fees to enter either Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park or Lyndon B. Johnson State Park and Historic Site.
Visitors DO NEED to pick up a FREE driving permit before entering the LBJ Ranch. These permits are issued at the Lyndon B. Johnson State Park and Historic Site visitor center. The State Park visitor center is located on Highway 290 halfway between Johnson City and Fredericksburg.
America the Beautiful: National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass
Click here to go to a list of federal sites in Texas that do issue these passes.
Learn more about volunteer opportunities at Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park.
The USGS manages the inter-agency pass program. Learn more about these passes.
Federal Locations in Texas that issue the America the Beautiful Passes
National Park Service
U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is not authorized to issue the passes, but will accept the Senior Pass or Golden Age Passports as proof of eligibility for age-related discounts. They will also honor the Annual Pass for Military.
Last updated: May 19, 2023