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.

Features

FDR's Birthday - Rose Garden Ceremony

Calendar

2015 Events for The Roosevelt-Vanderbilt NHS.

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Centennial Project

The Home Garden

Get the dirt on restoring the Home Garden.

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The Roosevelt Ride 2015

The Roosevelt Ride 2015

The National Park Service operates the free "Roosevelt Ride" shuttle bus service from Poughkeepsie Metro-North Station 7 days a week, May-October.

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Students from 2014 Project Write

Summer Program Offering

"Project Write 2015" - Writing Into History - A Young Writers' Program

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Shaker Jr/Sr High School

NPS Call to Action: Adopted Class of 2016

Preparing for a Second Century of Stewardship and Engagement with the students of Shaker Jr/Sr High School in Latham, NY.

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A short video

Behind the Scenes: The Making of "The Roosevelts"

A short video by Bill Urbin (NPS) about the making of "The Roosevelts."

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Students Arrive at The Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt NHS

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.

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A Year of Sounds & Stories

A Year of Sounds & Stories

Hear from the people who bring these historic sites alive.

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Geocaching is a free real-world outdoor treasure hunt.

Geocaching

Geocaching is an outdoor recreational activity that uses a GPS unit or smartphone to locate hidden containers.

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