Special rules cover commercial filming, commercial photography, and breaking news coverage. Follow the link to see what special photography/filming rules apply to your intended use and whether a permit will be required.
All permit applications are reviewed on a case-by-case basis and will not normally be issued for areas or periods of high visitation. If you have questions, contact the park at 504-589-3882 ext. 415 or email the park.
A nonrefundable $50.00 processing fee made payable to "National Park Service" must accompany your completed application.
- short form application for commercial filming/still photography permit. If you choose the short form and additional information is required, you may be asked to fill out a long form, but no additional fee will be charged.
- long form application for commercial filming/still photography permit (this form is generally used for larger-scale productions).