Permits & Reservations


Certain activities that are not part of the park's normal operation may require a Special Use Permit. A list of these activities are included in the Superintendent's Compendium.

Please contact the Special Use Coordinator at 314-842-1867 for more information on specific park policies. You may also email.

You may complete the application form and mail it with the fee to:
Special Use Coordinator
Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site
7400 Grant Road
St. Louis, MO 63123

More information on NPS policies regarding Commercial Filming and Still Photography.

Note: Certain facilities may be unavailable due to Covid-19 restrictions. Call the park for more information.


Entrance into the site is free. Visits inside the Main House are also free. Advanced reservations are strongly recommended for groups of 10 or more. Call (314) 842-1867 ext. 229 to make group reservations, as well as for additional information and specific details about group program offerings. Most groups should budget around 90 minutes for their site visit.

Last updated: February 28, 2023

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7400 Grant Road
St. Louis, MO 63123


314 842-1867

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