• Mist rises over fields on Martin Van Buren's farm Lindenwald as the Catkill Mountains loom in the distance.

    Martin Van Buren

    National Historic Site New York

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  • Tours Begin Monday May 19, 2014.

    Several recent publications have incorrectly indicated that tours resume the weekend of April 19 & 20. The park grounds are open year round from 7:00am to sunset, but tours will not resume until Monday May 19.

Laws & Policies

The following links will provide you with commonly requested application forms for permits required for filming and other special park uses. Also, below you can find the park's compendium of regulations which is the official complilation of park rules enfored under Title 36 Code of Federal Regulations.

Compendium of Park Regulations

Application for Special Use Permit, 10-930

Application for Filming Permit (short) 10-931

Application for Filming Permit (long) 10-932

Did You Know?

Martin Van Buren by John Sartain.

Martin Van Buren was the first president born in the United States of America. He was born December 5, 1782 six years after the colonies declared independence from Britain. The seven previous presidents were all born British subjects.