Learn how to apply for permits for activities from film shoots to drone use to races and runs.
The Presidio is a national park site and a National Historic Landmark District. We encourage public use and enjoyment of the park while preserving and protecting the Presidio’s natural and cultural resources.
The links below outline the types of activities that typically require a park use permit. Note that the Presidio Trust issues these permits for activities in the Presidio’s interior lands (Area B). The National Park Service Special Park Uses group issues them for activities in the Presidio’s coastal areas (Area A). Permit fees are used to operate and maintain this beautiful park.
Types of Park Use Permits