Photo: Roosevelt and Vanderbilt National Historic Sites (includes the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt  Eleanor Roosevelt and Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Sites) Photo: Roosevelt and Vanderbilt National Historic Sites (includes the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt  Eleanor Roosevelt and Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Sites)
 

Roosevelt and Vanderbilt National Historic Sites (includes the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt Eleanor Roosevelt and Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Sites), NY

Eleanor(Val Kill) Indiv

Historic Tour
1 hr. 30 min.
Accessible

Notice:

Combination Tour ticket Individual: Available May-October

Adult Tickets 16 years and over: $28.00
Choose Home of FDR/Museum tour ($18.00) plus one other tour (Vanderbilt Mansion or Val-Kill $10.00) and receive the third one (Vanderbilt Mansion or Val-Kill) free (savings of $10)
Pick up your tickets at each individual site 15 minutes prior to tour time
Senior passes available for purchase at each visitor center
Home of FDR, Eleanor Roosevelt Home and Vanderbilt Mansion are open daily, 7 days a week.
All historic buildings are closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day

Ticket Availability


  


Tour Description

Eleanor Roosevelt NHS ( known as Val-Kill) is closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Tour is also closed on Thanksgiving Christmas and New Years Day.


Tour Details

  • Duration: 1 hr. 30 min.
  • Distance: 1 miles
  • Number of Steps: 10
  • Accessible: Yes
  • Effort: Easy

Know Before You Go

Adult Tickets 16 years and over: $10.00
Senior passes available for purchase at visitor center
Eleanor Roosevelt NHS is open daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., May through October
November through April open Thursdays - Mondays with tours at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Reservations are required for groups of 10 people or more including bus tour groups
Grounds are free and open daily from dawn to dusk, 7 days a week
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day


Accessibility

All the historic buildings in Hyde Park are fully handicap accessible. The second floor of Val-Kill is not handicap accessible.


Amenities

  • Museum shop operated by the Roosevelt-Vanderbilt Historical Association
  • June - October free tram service from parking lot to visitor center
  • Public restrooms/Wheelchair accessible


    Directions

    Val-Kill is on Violet Ave (Route 9G) in Hyde Park, NY 12538. 90 miles north of NYC and 70 miles south of Albany, NY


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