Fees & Passes

Overview of entrance requirements

All visitors MUST have

Entrance Passes

Standard Entrance Pass


All major credit cards and contactless payments

Valid for 24 hours, valid for both fortifications

2024 Free Entrance Days in the National Parks

Come experience the national parks! All National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone (other fees may apply). Mark your calendar for these entrance fee-free dates:


Daily Entrance fee: $10, valid for 24 hours

Adults: $10.00 Receipt valid for 24-hours to access both fortifications
Children (15-years and younger): Free

America the Beautiful Interagency Passes / National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass

Valid at:

  • Bureau of Land Management (BLM)

  • Bureau of Reclamation
  • Forest Service (USFS)
  • National Park Service (NPS)
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS)

Interagency passes include:

Annual Pass: $80, valid for one year

Active U.S. Military Annual Pass: free, valid for one year

Senior Pass $80 (lifetime); $20 (annual)

Access Pass Free lifetime

  • Available for: U.S. citizens or permanent residents with permanent disabilities. Applicants must provide documentation of permanent disability and residency or citizenship.
  • How to obtain:
  • Additional information:
    • The Access Pass may provide a 50 percent discount on some amenity fees charged for facilities and services such as camping, swimming, boat launching, and specialized interpretive services.
    • The Access Pass generally does NOT cover or reduce special recreation permit fees or fees charged by concessioners.
    • Golden Access Passports are no longer sold. However, these passes will continue to be honored according to the provisions of the pass.
    • Frequently Asked Questions about the Interagency Access Pass (USGS website)

Volunteer Pass free, valid for one year

  • Available for: Volunteers with 250 service hours with federal agencies that participate in the Interagency Pass Program
  • Contact your local federal recreation site for more information about volunteer opportunities or visit Volunteer.gov.

4th Grade Pass for U.S. students in fourth grade (presenting printed voucher): free, valid for one year

More information about the America the Beautiful Pass Series, including available passes, costs, benefits, and how and where they may be obtained, is available.

San Juan National Historic Site $35, valid for one year

  • SAJU Annual Pass: $35.00
    • valid for entrance fees for up to four adults at the San Juan National Historic Site. Children age 15 or under admitted free

Last updated: May 9, 2023

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