🇺🇸 See America First! Free Admission on Veteran’s Day and Lifetime Military Pass
All visitors are invited to remember our veterans by visiting any National Park Service site for free on Veterans Day.
The NPS, in partnership with Operation Live Well would like to thank military personnel and their families for their service and invite them to enjoy their national parks.
Starting November 11, 2022, a new lifetime Military Pass is available for Gold Star Families and US military veterans. A free annual Military Pass is available for current US military members and their dependents. The passes provide free access to more than 2,000 federal recreation areas, including national parks, wildlife refuges, and forests.
National Park Service holdings proximate to or along the Gulf Coast include:
Big Cypress in Ochopee, FL
Biscayne in Miami, Key Biscayne & Homestead, FL
De Soto in Bradenton, FL
Dry Tortugas in Key West, FL
Everglades in Miami, Naples, and Homestead, FL
Gulf Islands in Gulf Breeze, FL and Ocean Springs, MS
Jean Lafitte in New Orleans, LA
New Orleans Jazz in New Orleans, LA
Big Thicket in Beaumont, TX
Padre Island in Corpus Christi, TX
Palo Alto Battlefield in Brownsville, TX