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    • Time: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Pipestone National Monument
    • Fees: Included in Park Entrance Fee
    Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    Everyday from 05/04/2017 to 05/04/2020

    Visitors have the opportunity to watch an award winning 22-minute film, "Pipestone: An Unbroken Legacy." The film provides perspective on the significance of Pipestone and the quarrying tradition still carried out today.

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  • Pipestone National Monument

    Jr. Ranger Program

    • Location: Pipestone National Monument
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    Everyday from 05/01/2017 to 12/31/2020

    All youth may participate in the Jr. Ranger Program. Just ask a park ranger for a booklet &, when completed, receive your Jr. Ranger Badge.

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    Pipestone Carving Demonstrations

    • Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    • Location: Pipestone National Monument
    • Fees: Included in Park Entrance Fee
    Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    Everyday from 05/01/2017 to 10/31/2017

    American Indians have quarried the red pipestone found at this site. These grounds are sacred to many people because the pipestone quarried here is carved into pipes used for prayer.

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    Pipestone Quarrying

    • Location: Pipestone National Monument
    • Fees: Included in Park Entrance Fee
    Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    Everyday from 04/25/2017 to 04/25/2020

    On any given day, weather permitting, you may have the chance to observe quarries being worked by authorized permit holders.

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    Walk the 3/4 mile Prairie Circle Trail

    • Location: Pipestone National Monument
    • Fees: Included in Park Entrance Fee
    Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    Everyday from 04/25/2017 to 04/25/2020

    Pipestone National Monument offers a ¾ mile walking path. As a visitor you will be able to explore the natural resources of the tallgrass prairie, which come alive with wildflowers during the summer months.

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    National Public Lands Day

    • Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    • Location: Pipestone National Monument
    • Fees: Free Admission
    Saturday, September 30, 2017

    National Public Lands Day

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Fee Free Days in 2017

All national parks will waive their entrance fees on 10 special days in 2017. These entrance fee-free days will be:

  • January 16 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

  • February 20 – President's Day

  • April 15-16 & 22-23 – National Park Week, Weekends

  • August 25 – National Park Service Birthday

  • September 30 – National Public Lands Day

  • November 11-12 – Veterans Day Weekend

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

36 Reservation Ave
Pipestone, MN 56164

Phone:

(507) 825-5464 x214

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