Eleanor Roosevelt's Val-Kill
Val-Kill was a place in which Eleanor Roosevelt interacted with the community and the world. Today it's an excellent place for students to explore connections with their community and environment through hands-on learning experiences.
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.Read More
Teaching The Hudson Valley
Helps educators discover, appreciate, and share the region's natural, historic, and cultural treasures with children and youth.Read More
Summer Program Offering
"Project Write 2015" - Writing Into History - A Young Writers' ProgramRead More
"FDR, Eleanor, and Teddy: Teaching the Roosevelts"
An educational blog for teachers.Read More
Teaching with Historic Places Lesson Plans
First Lady of the World: Eleanor Roosevelt at Val-Kill.Read More
A dozen area secondary school students spent a week at our park in a program sponsored by the Hudson Valley Writing Project and the NPS.Read More
The Bus Could Be on Us!
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