Something for the Kids
Palo Alto Battlefield NHP is a great place for kids to learn about an important chapter in the history of the United States. Whether you’re exploring the park on your own, at a special event, or on a field trip, the park has something to offer visitors of all ages.
Palo Alto Battlefield is always looking for ways to improve the park experience for families. Feel free to send us your suggestions or comments.
Junior Ranger Program
The Junior Ranger program is great fun for the whole family. It will enhance your visit to the park and make for fond memories as well. Learn more…
Fourth Graders Get a Free PassThe Every Kid Outdoors program, formerly known as the Every Kid in a Park program, provides free access to fourth grade students and those accompanying them to more than 2,000 federal recreation areas.
Every Kid Outdoors connects fourth graders and their families to public lands. Complete a fun activity and get your voucher for free admission today.
The Every Kid Outdoors program is meant to be a family experience, and the pass allows the entire family to visit public lands. Fourth graders must be present for free entry into parks and to exchange the paper voucher for a plastic pass.
Junior Birder ProgramDo you have a little amateur naturalist in your family? We’ve got just the thing for you. Ask for a Junior Birder booklet at the front desk and start discovering the birds of Palo Alto. Be sure to ask about earning a patch for completing the booklet.
Last updated: January 4, 2021