• Stone Cottage at Val-Kill

    Eleanor Roosevelt

    National Historic Site New York

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Upcoming Events

Roosevelt-Vanderbilt National Historic Site

"Eleanor Roosevelt and Val-Kill: Emergence of a Political Leader" - New Permanent Exhibit Now Open at Val-Kill.

Frederick William Vanderbilt Garden Association- Fall Festival Plant Sale - October 4, 2014 from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM at the Vanderbilt Mansion parking lot. Rain or Shine. Visit their Facebook Page for more information.

Rose Garden Ceremony - Eleanor Roosevelt's Birthday - Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 3:00 PM.

Vanderbilt Landscape and Garden Tours - October 19th at 1:00 PM.

Thanksgiving Day - CLOSED

Holiday Open House - Vanderbilt Mansion - Sunday, December 7, 2014

Holiday Open House - Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt - Saturday, December 13, 2014

Holiday Open House - Eleanor Roosevelt's Val-Kill - Saturday, December 13, 2014

More Information about the Open Houses will be posted soon. Please check back.

Christmas Day - CLOSED

New Year's Day - CLOSED

Did You Know?

Mrs. Roosevelt's Val-Kill

Eleanor Roosevelt's Val-Kill was once the Roosevelt family retreat. The main building at Val-Kill was originally a furniture factory. Val-Kill is Dutch, for valley stream.