Permits & Reservations


Driving Permits for the LBJ Ranch
The LBJ Ranch tour is a self-guided, driving tour. All visitors planning to tour the Ranch must obtain a free driving permit. Request your permit at the LBJ State Park and Historic Site Visitor Center in Stonewall, Texas. You will also receive a map indicating the tour route.


Filming and Special Use Permits
Commercial filming and photography permits are arranged on an individual basis, as are requests for any other special uses of the park. Contact the park for more information, 830-868-7128 ext. 222.

Currently, the National Park Service is not issuing commercial filming permits, but is in the process of evaluating how best to regulate filming activities that affect visitors and park resources. See Commercial Filming & Still Photography (U.S. National Park Service) ( for more information.

Download copies of park permit applications in Word Document format. Please type or print clearly.

10-930s Special Park Use Application - short form
10-930 Special Park Use Application - long form

10-931 Commercial Filming and Still Photography Application - short form
10-932 Commercial Filming and Still Photography Application - long form

10-550 Commerical Use Authorization Application

10-660 Commercial Use Authorization Annual Report



Reservations are required for groups (25 or more people) who want to tour the Boyhood Home. Without a reservation, there is no guarantee that your large group will be able to take the tours, especially during the busy season—February through May, and especially during peak visitation periods—Thanksgiving week, Christmas holiday season, and spring break. Contact the park for more information, 830-868-7128 ext. 231.

Requests for special educational programs should also be directed to 830-868-7128 ext. 231.

Johnson City Event Center
A rustic stone structure that may be reserved for private meetings and special events. Learn more...

Last updated: April 8, 2021

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P.O. Box 329
Johnson City, TX 78636


(830) 868-7128

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