Special Use Permits
Individuals or groups who wish to use El Morro National Monument for a special purpose or event require a Special Use Permit. A Special Use Permit must be applied for and approved by the Superintendent. Please follow the link most closely associated with your event and provide the required documentation to the Special Use Permit Coordinator at the address found on the first page of the application. If you have questions, you may contact the Special Use Permit Coordinator at (505) 285-4641 ext 20 or ext 21, or contact us by email.
Anyone wishing to conduct research at El Morro National Monument must first submit an online application through the National Park Service Research Permit and Reporting System. We will then review the application and notify you of our decision. Contact the Research Permit Coordinator at (505) 285-4641 ext. 20 or ext. 21 or email us for more information.
Transportation and Utility Systems and Facilities on Federal Lands (562k PDF File)
This includes, but is not limited to, any type of construction project, commercial transportation, or transporting goods or services.
Did You Know?
The first English inscription at El Morro, carved into the rock by Lt. J. H. Simpson and R. H. Kern in 1849, has a spelling error: "inscriptions" was spelled "insciptions" with the "r" inserted afterwards.