Little Bighorn switches to summer hours

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SHERIDAN — Extended summer hours of 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. began at Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument on Monday and remain in effect through Labor Day.

The visitor center will be open from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. daily. The self-guiding tour road to Last Stand Hill/Battle Ridge and the Reno-Benteen Battlefield will also be open from 8 a.m. to 7  p.m. Entrance fees are $20 per vehicle, $15 per motorcycle or $10 per person walk-in.

Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument administers the site of one of the most famous battles in American history, the Battle of the Little Bighorn. Scheduled interpretive ranger programs are offered at the visitor center daily during the summer. This year is the National Park Service centennial and the 140th anniversary of the Battle of the Little Bighorn.

For more information, please call 406-638-2621 or see www.nps.gov/libi.

The Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument is located at 756 Battlefield Tour Road in Crow Agency, Montana.

By |June 3rd, 2016|

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