• Stone Cottage at Val-Kill

    Eleanor Roosevelt

    National Historic Site New York


"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?

Eleanor Roosevelt's parents Elliot Roosevelt and Anna Hall

Anna Eleanor Roosevelt's father Elliot Roosevelt was the brother of US President Theodore Roosevelt.