Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt
"All that is within me cries out to go back to my home on the Hudson River" FDR
This quote captures FDR's connection to Springwood, the estate that he loved & the place he considered home. The first US Presidential Library was started by FDR here. Visit the Home of FDR and Presidential Library & Museum to learn about the only President elected to four terms.
You can follow the Roosevelt-Vanderbilt NHS on Facebook, Twitter and Flickr.Read More
Christmas Open House and other events for The Roosevelt-Vanderbilt NHS.Read More
The Roosevelt Ride 2013
The National Park Service operates the free "Roosevelt Ride" shuttle bus service from Poughkeepsie Metro-North Station 7 days a week, May-October.Read More
The Bus Could Be On Us For Your Next Field Trip!
Hyde Park has a lot to offer, but all the history, culture and nature in the world will not make a difference if there is no bus money to get here.Read More
Geocaching is an outdoor recreational activity that uses a GPS unit or smartphone to locate hidden containers.Read More
Did You Know?
Eleanor Roosevelt, along with Louis Howe, was instrumental in getting FDR back into politics after he contracted polio in 1921.