New for 2018 - Grotto parking by online reservations

The Grotto is a very popular attraction. Parking space is limited and quickly fills up. The time slot parking limits help to ensure there is access to enjoy a Grotto experience. Reservations allow you to plan your trip in advance.

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May 11, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. (EST) to October 31, 2018.

You are able to reserve your time slot for Grotto parking beginning May 11, 2018 at 8 a.m. EST up to 30 minutes prior to the beginning of the requested time slot – subject to availability. When Grotto parking is fully booked, there is no more Grotto access at that time.

What are the time slots?

1) 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 2) 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

3) 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. 4) 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

5) 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. 6) 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

How to book:

Reserve online at or call 1-877-RESERVE.
Note - the reservation service requires that you set up an account. 


The fee to park is $11.70 per vehicle plus applicable reservation fee ($6.00 online, $8.50 by phone).

At Check-in:

Bring a print out of your reservation confirmation and photo identification matching the name on the reservation.

For detailed information and policies about Grotto parking reservations, click here