Attractions

Historic Building in Hyde Park

Franklin D Roosevelt Home

Rangers lead interesting hour-long tours around Springwood, the home of Franklin D Roosevelt (FDR) who won a record four presidential elections and led America from the Great Depression through WWII. Considering his…
Historic Site in Hyde Park

Val-Kill

This 181-acre estate is the location of two main buildings: Val-Kill Cottage, the larger two-story building that was originally a furniture factory started by Eleanor Roosevelt to teach young men a trade during the …
Museum in Hyde Park

FDR Presidential Library and Museum

Franklin D Roosevelt began the tradition of creating presidential libraries that are both museums and archives of a presidential administration. The permanent exhibits here detail FDR's presidency, which ran from th…
Historic Site in Hyde Park

Vanderbilt Mansion

The railroad-wealthy Vanderbilt family's summer 'cottage' is a beaux-arts spectacle, with most of the original furnishings. The exterior of the mansion was fully restored in 2017; entry inside is by tour only, but y…