• close up view of gate and parade ground of Fort Clatsop

    Lewis and Clark

    National Historical Park OR,WA


To hold an event at the Park:
Application for Special Use Permit [doc]

Generally, permits are not required for visitors using cameras and/or recording devices for their own personal use. News coverage NEVER requires a permit, for either filming or still photography, but is subject to time, place and manner restrictions, if warranted, to maintain order and ensure the safety of the public and the media, and to protect natural and cultural resources.

To determine when a permit is required:
Filming/Photography Information Sheet [doc]

To apply for a Photography/Filming Permit:
Application for Photography/Filming Permit [doc]

Did You Know?

Station Camp

Station Camp is thought to be the most significant Lewis and Clark campsite along the lower Columbia River. During their stay there, the Corps of Discovery interacted and traded with ancestors of present-day Chinook Indians.