• 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

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?

Silvester signature

That widower Martin Van Buren proposed marriage to the daughter of his former law mentor shortly after he took up residence at Lindenwald, but that Margaret Sylvester turned him down!