• Pink flowers blossom in the garden of a white two-room cottage.

    Herbert Hoover

    National Historic Site Iowa

Audio Tour

The audio tour is delivered on portable, hand-held listening wands. The wands are available for loan along with a map and menu of the tour stops from the visitor center daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. There is no charge for the audio tour or the listening wands. Also available at no charge are headsets, hearing aid adapters, and texts from the tour script (PDF file).

 

Did You Know?

Black and white photo of the mustached Charles Curtis.

Herbert Hoover's vice president Charles Curtis was of almost half American Indian ancestry. Curtis’ mother was one quarter Kaw, one quarter Pottawatomie and one quarter Osage. More...