Your Dollars at Work

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Fee Dollars at Work


Your Fee Dollars at work

In 2017, there were 330,882,751 visitors to national parks and did you know that 117 of 417 national parks charge an entrance fee where 80% of the money remains in the park where it is collected and the other 20% is spent on projects in other national parks. All the funds from entrance fees stay with the National Park Service to enhance the visitor experience.

What is the revenue used for?

  • Repairing and maintaining facilities
  • Improving park infrastructure
  • Enhancing visitor programs and services
  • Protecting park resources

Last updated: May 9, 2018

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