• Val-Kill Cottage

    Eleanor Roosevelt

    National Historic Site New York

Val-Kill

"The greatest thing I have learned is how good it is to come home again." Eleanor Roosevelt

This simple statement expresses her love for the modest house she called Val-Kill. The only National Historic Site dedicated to a first lady, Val-Kill welcomes visitors in the style of Mrs. Roosevelt. Come and be part of the entire Roosevelt Experience at Val-Kill.

Did You Know?

Franklin and Eleanor

Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt had six children. 5 lived to adulthood, the oldest a daughter, Anna, and four sons, Elliot, James, Franklin Jr., and John.