Permits & Reservations

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Large groups visit Chamizal National Memorial with a special use permit.

Picnic Areas

Covered tables, grills, and open spaces are available to visitors for picnic and play. For everyday use and small groups, no permits or reservations are necessary. Groups of 50 or more must obtain a Special Use Permit at least two weeks in advance of their requested date.


No camping is allowed on Memorial grounds. Some nearby attractions may provide camping opportunities.

Do Business With Us

In addition to serving the visitors who come to learn about the history of Chamizal National Memorial or recreate on the grounds, we provide services to groups and visitors with commercial interests. Read about doing business with the park to learn more about organizing an event or conducting business on Memorial grounds. Groups wishing to use the theater can apply for a permit during certain booking periods each year.

Last updated: August 9, 2022

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

800 South San Marcial Street
El Paso, TX 79905



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