Calendar

January:

New Year's Day - Friday, January 1
Park is closed for the holiday.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday - Monday, January 18


March:

National Park Day - Saturday, March 20


April:

National Park Week - April 17 - 25
An annual Presidential proclaimed week for the celebration and recognition of your National Parks.

Junior Ranger Day - Saturday, April 17.


May:

Memorial Day - Monday, May 31
Start of Summer Season - Visitor Center and Museum open daily Wednesday through Sunday from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm eastern time.

Grounds open daylight to dusk daily.


July:

Independence Day - Sunday, July 4


August:

Founders Day - Wednesday, August 25

The National Park Service was created on this date in 1916. Founders Day is an opportunity for parks to show our pride, connect with our visitors, and reflect on the importance of the National Park Service mission.


September:

Labor Day - Monday, September 6
End of Summer Season - Visitor Center and Museum open daily Wednesday through Sunday from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm eastern time.

Grounds open daylight to dusk daily.

U. S. Constitution Week - September 18 - 24
Marks the anniversary of the U. S. Constitution being written, signed, and approved in 1787.

Public Lands Day - Saturday, September 25
Is the nation's largest hands-on volunteer effort to improve and enhance the public lands that Americans enjoy.


November:

Veterans Day - Thursday, November 11

Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 25
Park is closed for the holiday.


December:

Christmas Day - Saturday, December 25
Park is closed for the holiday.


For additional information call (606) 636-4045.

Last updated: April 4, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Superintendent, MISP
National Park Service
9020 West Highway 80

Nancy, KY 42544

Phone:

606-636-4045

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