• Cannons overlook the City of Chattanooga from atop Lookout Mountain

    Chickamauga & Chattanooga

    National Military Park GA,TN

Permits

Monuments in Viniard Field

Monuments in Viniard Field (Chickamauga Battlefield)

NPS

Wedding and Special Event Permits
Weddings and other special events, such as church services, require a Special Use Permit (SUP) from the park and must follow specific guidelines, according to policy and regulation.

Completed applications for SUPs for weddings and other special events, along with a non-refundable fee, must be received by the park no less than 14 days prior to the start of the event.

A SUP is also required for certain activities such as political events, public assemblies, demonstrations, the distribution of literature, and other activities commonly referred to as "First Amendment" activities.

Please download the cover letter, guidelines and application files below, as needed.

For more information concerning SUPs or to determine if your activity requires one, please call (706) 866-9241, or email the park with the subject line "Attn: Special Use Permits."


Commercial Filming and Still Photography Permits
All commercial film production requires a permit. Commercial still photography requires a permit in certain instances. Visitors taking photos or filming for their personal use do not need a permit. Please read Filming Guidelines and Fees before submitting a Filming Permit Application.

Did You Know?

Battlefield monument

The four Union generals given credit for bringing an end to the Civil War (Generals Ulysses S. Grant, William T. Sherman, George H. Thomas, and Philip Sheridan) were all in Chattanooga in the autumn of 1863.