DENVER — Monday, Nov. 10, 2014 — In observance of Veterans Day, many state offices will be closed on Tuesday, Nov. 11.

State driver’s license offices, the Department of Public Health and Environment’s vital records office and executive branch departments will be among the facilities closed Tuesday.

History Colorado and most of Colorado’s state parks will be open but administrative offices will be closed. 

Colorado Parks and Wildlife will offer all military men and women free admission to Colorado’s state parks on Veterans Day, Tuesday, Nov. 11. To obtain free admission to a state park, veterans, active duty military personnel (including active duty, Reserve and National Guard members) and their families must show:

  • A valid active, reserve or retired military identification card
  • An identification card from the Veterans’ Administration, Veterans of Foreign Wars or the American Legion
  • Discharge papers or a DD214
  • Or other proof of service

The identification should be presented at the park gate. All other passengers in the vehicle will be admitted for free. This offer applies only to free entrance; other fees, rules and regulations will apply.