DEEP is excited to be getting back to our new normal consistent with the direction of Governor Lamont and as a result of the rapidly improving COVID-19 situation in Connecticut. Starting no later than June 1, all customer facing services will resume normal business operations. For detailed information for what this means at DEEP and for the public we serve, visit our "New Normal" website: DEEP New Normal Information

Gillette Castle State Park

Fees

There are no fees for parking or visiting the park grounds.  A per person charge applies for Castle tours. The gate at Gillette Castle State Park is open at 8:00 am, and closes at sunset year round. 

State Park/Forest Fees  | Season and other Park Passes

Heritage Passport

Heritage Passport allows a family (2 adults and up to 4 children) unlimited admittance to three facilities - Dinosaur, Fort Trumbull and Gillette Castle State Parks.  The Heritage Passport costs $67.00 and can be purchased at any one of the three facilities.