Overview of entrance requirements
FreeNo entrance pass required
An entrance pass is not required to access Martin Van Buren National Historic Site.
Other National Park Service sites may require an entrance pass or fee. Depending on your trip plans, an interagency pass may save you money.
Fees & Passes
There are no fees to enter Martin Van Buren National Historic Site or to tour President Van Buren's home. Visitors must, however, register for a tour of the house by stopping at the visitor center.
America The Beautiful Passes
America the Beautiful annual passes and Senior passes are not available at the visitor center.
America the Beautiful: National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass
Passes cover: entrance fees at national parks and national wildlife refuges standard amenity fees (day-use fees) at national forests and grasslands and at lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, and US Army Corps of Engineers.
In general, one pass covers the fees listed above for a driver and all passengers in a personal vehicle at per-vehicle fee areas or up to four adults at sites that charge per person. Children age 15 or under are admitted free. Some passes provide additional benefits, such as a 50-percent discount on camping at some sites for holders of Senior or Access Passes. Always check with individual sites for details.
Available passes include:
More information about the America the Beautiful – The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass Series, including available passes, costs, benefits, and how and where they may be obtained, is available.
Last updated: May 12, 2023