The following types of activities require permits as authorized by Title 36 of the Code of Federal Regulations and are listed in the Roosevelt-Vanderbilt NHS Superintendent’s Compendium:
Collection of Research Specimens- Official representatives of a reputable scientific or educational institution may be issued a permit for the purpose of research, establishing a baseline inventory, monitoring or museum display.
Agriculture, rights-of-way for roads, power lines, telecommunication facilities and other utilities.
Contact the Chief of Resource Management at 845-229-1521
Memorialization- The Scattering of Human Remains or Ashes
Non-Commercial Solicitation- Asking for Donations
Sale or Distribution of Printed Matter- Distributing leaflets, fliers, books, etc.
Contact the Special Park Use Coordinator at 845-486-1966
Did You Know?
In 1940, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the enabling legislation for the Vanderbilt Mansion in Hyde Park, NY to become part of the National Park Service.