There are no entrance fees at any of Hopewell Culture National Historical Park's sites. All open park units are free to enter and enjoy from sunrise to sunset, every day of the year. There is no admission fee to enter the park's visitor center. Please check the visitor center's hours of operations before you arrive.
Park Specific Pass Information
Hopewell Culture National Historical Park does not sell the Annual Pass or the Senior Pass (annual & lifetime). We DO carry the following passes:
America the Beautiful Pass Series General Information
Visit the USGS Online Store to order and purchase any pass (additional fees may apply). All of the America the Beautiful Pass Series are valid for entry for up to four people in a single vehicle at all National Park Service fee sites and the following five federal recreation agencies that have entrance fees:
Children under the age of 16 are admitted free at all NPS fee sites.
Gold Star Families and Military Veterans Lifetime Pass
As of Friday, November the 11th, 2022, Hopewell Culture NHP carries and distributes the new Lifetime Pass for Gold Star Families and Military Veterans. In order to obtain the new pass, please ensure that you have one of the following valid and non-expired forms of identification with you when you visit the park. We cannot issue the card without one of these valid and non-expired forms of identification.
Important Note: Form DD-214 IS NOT an acceptable form of identification. For information, please visit the USGS website.
For complete information about passes for current and former military personnel and Gold Star Families, please visit the NPS military passes page.
Senior Pass Changes
Effective August 28th, 2017, the price of the America the Beautiful – The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Senior Pass increased for the first time since 1994. The cost increased to $80 from $10 for a lifetime pass. Seniors (age 62 & older) also have the option to purchase an annual Senior Pass for $20. If purchased for four years, all four Annual Pass cards can be exchanged for a lifetime Senior Pass. Learn more about this and other passes when you visit the NPS Passes page.
Information and Ordering Online
For complete information on the pass series or to order a pass online or via main-in form please visit the USGS Online Store (additional fees may apply).
PLEASE NOTE: Golden Access and Golden Age Passports are no longer sold. However, these passes will continue to be honored according to the provisions of the pass.
Last updated: November 8, 2022