• 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

Things To Know Before You Come

Children with MVB

Young visitors pause for a photo with their favorite president during a park event.

National Park Service

Click the links to the left so that you are in the know before you come to Lindenwald. You'll want to be prepared for anything since you never know who you might meet.

Did You Know?

Claverack Court House

Martin Van Buren, despite having little formal education, studied law and passed the New York State Bar Exam to become a practicing lawyer before his 21st birthday.