Basic Information


Before You Arrive:
For the 2022 Season (Now through November 5, 2022)

Val-Kill is CLOSED on Monday's and Tuesday's

Wednesday - Sunday Tours of Val-Kill Cottage are available between 10:30 AM and 4:00 PM with self guided entry at 1:30 and 3:00.

The Stone Cottage Visitor Center and Exhibits will be available from
10:30 - 12:00 and 1:00-4:00.

Admission to Val-Kill is FREE.

Park grounds including the parking lot and trails are available everyday. Visit the Operating Hours & Sesaons page for more information.

For current information on park operations please go to our website: or continue to follow us on Facebook.

Visitors on tours shall not be admitted to the historic houses at Roosevelt-Vanderbilt NHS with the following:

  • Baby strollers, backpack or "Gerry" carriers, or infant carriers with handles.The only baby carriers permitted are "snuglies" or soft pouches worn on the front of the body;
  • Backpacks, except those used as "handbags" measuring less than 11"x15" in either dimension.
  • Parcels (including purses, briefcases, diaper bags, camera bags) that exceed 11" x 15" in either dimension;
  • Flash photography
  • Selfie Sticks or Tripods

Closed, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day, including grounds and buildings.

Last updated: September 4, 2022

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4097 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park , NY 12538


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