Special Use Permits
Gatherings and commercial activities in National Parks often require a special use permit. The purpose of these permits is to ensure the protection of the park's natural and cultural resources, as well as to minimize conflicts between park visitors and your guests.
Examples of permitted activities include:
If you are not sure that your event requires a permit or have other questions, contact:
Special Use Coordinator
National Park Service
Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument
PO Box 517
Mountainair, NM 87036
(505) 847 2585
Did You Know?
The caravan that supplied the missions only arrived every three years. Included in one year’s shipment was 45 gallons of sacramental wine, 42 pounds of prepared candle wax, and 26 gallons of lamp oil for illuminating the altar.