Operating Hours & Seasons

Current Park Hours:

The visitor center is open daily from 9 to 4:30. Restroom facilities, the museum shop, and a ten-minute introductory film are available throughout the day.

Guided tours of Lindenwald, Martin Van Buren’s home, will be offered daily. Tours last one hour and cover three floors of the home.

From Monday, May 20 through Monday, May 27, tours will be offered at 10 am, 11 am, 12 pm, 1 pm, 2 pm, and 3 pm.

Please sign up for the tour in the visitor center beforehand. Tours are capped firmly at 14 individuals for the comfort of visitors and safety of historic artifacts, and tours do occassionally fill up. Tour times are always subject to change based on staffing or weather.

Park grounds are open daily from 7 am to sunset. Follow the three-quarter mile wayside loop starting near the parking area to learn more about Martin Van Buren’s post-presidency home.

For more information, call Martin Van Buren National Historic Site at 518-758-9689.

Last updated: May 20, 2019

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Mailing Address:

Martin Van Buren NHS
1013 Old Post Road

Kinderhook, NY 12106-3605


(518) 758-9689 x2040

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