Hours of Operation


Crater of Diamonds State Park is open daily throughout the year with the exception of Thanksgiving Day, last half of the day on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. We are closed for these holidays.

Hours of Operation


DIAMOND SEARCH AREA 

JANUARY – DECEMBER from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

May 26 – Aug. 11        Sun. – Sat.       8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Aug. 12 – Aug. 16       Sun. – Thur.     8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Aug. 17 & Aug. 18       Fri. & Sat.        8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Aug. 19 – Aug. 23       Sun. – Thur.     8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Aug. 24 & Aug. 25       Fri. & Sat.        8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Aug. 26 – Aug. 30       Sun. – Thur.     8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Aug. 31 – Sept. 2         Fri. – Sun.        8 a.m. – 7 p.m.


GIFT SHOP/VIC/CAMPER REGISTERATION

JANUARY – DECEMBER from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

May 26 – Aug. 11        Sun. – Sat.       8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Aug. 12 – Aug. 16       Sun. – Thur.     8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Aug. 17 & Aug. 18       Fri. & Sat.        8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Aug. 19 – Aug. 23       Sun. – Thur.     8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Aug. 24 & Aug. 25       Fri. & Sat.        8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Aug. 26 – Aug. 30       Sun. – Thur.     8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Aug. 31 – Sept. 2         Fri. – Sun.        8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

KIMBERLITE CAFÉ RESTAURANT

Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend

May 26 – Aug. 12        Sun. – Sat.     10:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Aug. 13 – Aug. 17       Mon. – Fri.     CLOSED

Aug. 18 & Aug. 19      Fri. & Sat.       10:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Aug. 20 – Aug. 24       Mon. – Fri.     CLOSED

Aug. 25 & Aug. 26       Fri. & Sat.      10:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Aug. 27 – Aug. 31       Mon. – Fri.     CLOSED

Sept. 1 – Sept. 3          Sat. – Mon.    10:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

DIAMOND SPRINGS WATER PARK

Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend

May 26 – Aug. 12       Sun. – Sat.     11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Aug. 13 – Aug. 17      Mon. – Fri.     CLOSED

Aug. 18 & Aug. 19      Fri. & Sat.      11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Aug. 20 – Aug. 24      Mon. – Fri.     CLOSED

Aug. 25 & Aug. 26      Fri. & Sat.      11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Aug. 27 – Aug. 31       Mon. – Fri.     CLOSED

Sept. 1 – Sept. 3          Sat. – Mon.    11 a.m. – 5 p.m.



LAUNDRY

March - November      8 a.m. - 10 p.m. 

December - February  Closed


Pets are allowed in all facilities, with the exception of the park gift shop, Diamond Springs Water Park, and Kimberlite Cafe', as long as they remain on a leash under the owner's control at all times.