• Carl Sandburg Home Spring

    Carl Sandburg Home

    National Historic Site North Carolina

Special Use Permits

Please review the information in the documents listed below for guideance on planning your special event or use. Please contact the park before you submit any documents to discuss your event.

Procedures and Fees for Planning a Wedding at the Sandburg Home (word)

Special Park Uses (.pdf)
(example: Weddings, first amendment demonstrations, facility use, special events, etc...)

Commercial Filming/Still Photography - short form (.pdf)
(one-day or simple events)

Commercial Filming/Still Photography - long form (.pdf)
(multi-day or complex events)

Did You Know?

black and white photo of Carl Sandburg playing one of his many guitars

Carl Sandburg collected American folk songs from the time he was 19 years old. He published a book entitled "The American Songbag" from this collection and even learned a few chords on the guitar. He would entertain audiences after poetry recitals with his unique renditions of these songs.