• FDR Memorial bread line statues

    Franklin Delano Roosevelt

    Memorial District of Columbia

For Kids

Click on the links above for some fun activities related to the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial and National Mall and Memorial Parks.

Did You Know?

Room 2 of FDR Memorial Statues

Polio was a terrifying disease throughout the early part of the twentieth century, and everyone was a potential victim. Of those individuals who contracted polio, just 5% were affected negatively by it, and only 1% became permanently disabled. Roosevelt was among the unlucky 1% of its victims.