Alcohol Ban for Visitor Safety
From June 1 through August 31, the consumption or possession of alcoholic beverages without a permit is prohibited. During Music Under the Stars concerts, alcohol may be purchased within the memorial boundary. More »
Trail Improvements Begin July 2014
From July 8 through September 30, 2014 crews will resurface sections of the park's walking trail and install new drainage culverts. Sections of trail will be temporarily closed. For your safety, please obey all closure signs. More »
Construction Activity Near E Paisano Drive and S San Marcial Street
If entering the park from E Paisano Drive and S Marcial Street please be extra cautious. Pay close attention to the temporary road signs during the ongoing construction activity there.
Fees & Reservations (Cobros y Reservaciones)
There is no entrance fee for Chamizal National Memorial. However, there may be fees associated with theater performances and other permits.
The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass
To assist our international visitors, we provide pass information in other languages. Use the links below.
Our Permit Page has Moved!We've created a new permit page for the Theater permits, general permits, and commercial photography/filming permits. Click here, or to the navigational panel on the left labeled "Permits".
Did You Know?
The only natural boundary between the United States and Mexico is the Rio Grande River, which was established in 1848 by the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. The Rio Bravo, as the river is known in Mexico, makes up about 1000 miles of the 2000-mile border between the two countries.