"Herbert Hoover, President-Elect," painting by Henry Salem Hubbell
Find news, educational activities, and what the historic buildings, natural features, and decades of research in this national park can teach learners of all ages about President Herbert Hoover.
Herbert Hoover National Historic Site preserves historic buildings and a landscape commemorating the 31st President.
Today farms and pastures cover the Iowa countryside but elements of the state's old natural beauty fill out the park's landscape.
National Park staff and volunteers use current science, research, and management practices.
Keep informed about park news, events, and accomplishments.
Herbert Hoover National Historic Site is a classroom full of lessons on Herbert Hoover's career, family, and community.
The park bookstore at the visitor center is operated by Eastern National, a not-for-profit cooperating organization.
Which books do the rangers read when they read about Hoover?
Last updated: November 11, 2018
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