National Park Service offers free admission this weekend

No big plans this weekend? The National Park Service has some ideas for you.

All National Park Service entrance fees will be waived this Saturday and Sunday on the opening weekend of National Park Week. Most national parks are free every day, but the 128 parks that normally charge an admission fee will be free on April 18 and April 19.

There are plenty of parks in the DC area, including Great Falls, which is perfect for nature lovers. If you need help finding the perfect spot, the National Park Service created a website,, to help out.