The National Park Service announced yesterday that it will waive admission fees on 17 dates during the upcoming year.
The 2011 fee-free dates will be:
• The weekend of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (January 15-17)
• National Park Week (April 16-24)
• The first day of summer (June 21)
• National Public Lands Day (September 24)
• Veterans Day weekend (November 11-13)
Many national park concessions will also offer discounts on fee-free days, saving visitors money on food, lodging, tours, and souvenirs.
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