The 2017 visitor season begins Saturday April 22nd at Martin Van Buren National Historic Site. President Van Buren's mansion will open for tours on weekends from April 22nd to mid-May. From mid-May through October tours are offered seven-days-a-week. Tours return to weekend only in November. Sign-up for tours at the visitor center.
May through October tours are offered at 9:00, 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00.
From April 22, to mid-May and again in November, weekend tours are available at 9:00, 11:00, 1:00 and 3:00.
There is no charge to walk the grounds which are available year round from 7:00 a.m. to sunset. Pick up a brochure and site bulletin in the parking lot and follow the three quarter-mile wayside loop to learn more about the founder of the Democratic Party.