• Carl Sandburg Home and Barn

    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?

One of many green visors Carl Sandburg wore to protect his eyes from harmful sunlight and other light sources.

Carl Sandburg's eyes were very sensitive to light. He needed to protect his eyes whenever he worked outside and whenever he worked in rooms with incandescent lighting. He protected his eyes by wearing these green visors.