Visit Lindenwald, Martin Van Buren National Historic Site


Hours, Map & Directions

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Martin Van Buren National Historic Site

The National Park grounds are open year round from 7:00am to sunset. Tours of the President's home are available during the visitor season. (Daily from mid-May to the end of October and Saturdays and Sundays in April and November).

Park Hours

The 2018 visitor season begins Saturday April 21st at Martin Van Buren National Historic Site. President Van Buren's mansion will open for tours on weekends from April 21st 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.

Effective Immediately: Tours of Lindenwald will be offered at 10:00, 12:00, 2:00 and 4:00. Other tours times may be available depending on staffing but this is not guaranteed.

For further information, call the Park at 518-758-9689

Martin Van Buren National Historic Site
1013 Old Post Road
Kinderhook, NY 12106

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Virtual & Walking Tours

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Book A Tour

To book a tour call 518-758-9689 or visit the MVB NHS website:

Photo Gallery

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Field Trip Transportation Support Request

The Friends of Lindewald will reimburse schools in Columbia County for the cost of transportation to Martin Van Buren National Historic Site. Please call 518-758-9689 for program details.

Fill out your information and submit OR download a printable version HERE and mail or e-mail (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) that along with a scanned copy of the invoice from your proposed bus company.