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

    Herbert Hoover

    National Historic Site Iowa

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Audio Tour

The audio tour is delivered on portable, hand-held listening wands available from the visitor center. Read more »

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Margaret Hoover welcomes visitors in a 12-minute video.

Hoover Presidential Library Association


Margaret Hoover, great-granddaughter of Herbert Hoover, welcomes you to Herbert Hoover National Historic Site and Presidential Library & Museum in this 12-minute video. Watch the video on YouTube »

More presentation videos and archival films may be found on the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum YouTube channel.


Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour to better plan your visit or to learn more about the historic people, places, and stories at Herbert Hoover National Historic Site. Begin the virtual tour »

Did You Know?

Rows of wooden pupils' desks.

The West Branch Schoolhouse was built in 1853 making it the oldest building at Herbert Hoover National Historic Site. The town's Quakers also used the one-room building as their first meetinghouse. More...