Permits & Reservations

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Group Tour Reservation Requests

Beginning August 26, 2020, Hamilton Grange will reopen access to its rose garden and surrounding grounds.With public health in mind, the following facilities/operations remain closed/suspended at this time:

  • Historic House and Museum

  • Restroom Facilities

For more information please see: HAGR Reopen 8.26.20 - Hamilton Grange National Memorial (U.S. National Park Service) (

Hamilton Grange National Memorial accepts advance tour reservations for groups of 10 to 30 individuals. Tours may be scheduled for 10:00 a.m. or 11:00 a.m., Wednesday through Friday.
Click HERE to download more information and a group reservation request form. You can make a request by completing the form and faxing it to (646) 548-9366. You can also e-mail the form to Please note: Submission of the request form does not mean that you have scheduled a tour. Your tour has not been scheduled until you have received a confirmation fax or e-mail from a Hamilton Grange ranger.

Groups must submit a request form at least two weeks prior to their desired tour date(s). Groups without reservations are welcome to visit the exhibit area and view the film. Groups may be scheduled at least 14 days in advance. The visitor capacity of the 1st floor during guided tours is 15, including all group leaders/chaperones. Please be aware of this before applying for a reservation. Youth groups must include 1 adult for every 8 youths or part thereof (e.g. a youth group of 12 youths must be accompanied by 2 adults.) NOTE: There are no dining facilities available anywhere on the property. Those groups wishing to picnic may do so in adjacent St. Nicholas Park, which is separately managed by the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation. Picnic groups of 20 or more for St. Nicholas Park must apply for a NYC permit, here.


Permit Application Instructions and Requirements

View and print the Safety Plan that must be submited with your application

Application for Special Use Permit (including 1st Amendment)

Application for non-low impact photography & filming permit (short form)

Application for non-low impact photography & filming permit (long form)

Application Process
To apply for a permit, complete the forms, and send it with a non-refundable application fee of $50 to:

Hamilton Grange National Memorial
National Park Service
Attention: Business Management Program
26 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005

Please make check or money order payable to the "National Park Service". Note that this is only an application form. A permit form will be sent to you as soon as we approve your proposed activity. No Special Use Permit is valid until signed by the Superintendent or other authorized federal official. Please be advised that additional fees maybe assessed, depending upon the nature of the activity.

Last updated: September 26, 2021

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