Learn About the Park

During Van Buren's Vice Presidency, Hiram Powers sculpted a bust of Van Buren. The original is still in the White House today.


There are many ways to learn about the park, click on the links below to find out more about the Martin Van Buren National Historic Site.

News - Browse Press Releases and Archived News
Photos & Mulitmedia - Includes our virtual tour and cell phone tour
History & Culture - Places and people, stories, research it's all here
Education - Parks as Classrooms and curriculum material
Kids &Youth - Activities for Kids, including the Wayside Loop Trail Scavenger Hunt, become a Martin Van Buren NHS Super Scholar
Management - Permits, guidance, Superintendent's Compendium
Bookstore - Great resources to learn more about antebellum history

Last updated: June 20, 2016

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Martin Van Buren NHS
1013 Old Post Road

Kinderhook, NY 12106-3605


(518) 758-9689 x2011

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