Discover the Roosevelts

Home to the 32nd and longest-serving president of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt returned to Hyde Park often, drawing on this place to renew his spirit during times of personal and political crisis. Explore the Roosevelt saga in the homes of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, the exhibits at the nation’s first Presidential Library, and over a thousand acres of gardens and trails.

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The Roosevelt Story

Hyde Park is the best place to get to know the Roosevelts.

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Hours & Directions

Hours of operation, how to get here, and local transportation.

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Things to Do

Our house, gardens, exhibits, and programs.

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Learn About the Park

Our history, education programs, research materials, and management policies.

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Virtual Tour of the Roosevelt Home

Virtual tours of Springwood are available in collaboration with Google Arts & Culture.

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Hyde Park Explorer

Hear the park stories with our podcast series, the Hyde Park Explorer.

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Preservation at the Home of FDR

Read about the work we are currently doing to preserve FDR's home for future generations.

75th Anniversary of FDR's Death

75th Anniversary of FDR's Death

This year, we commemorate the 75th anniversary of FDR's death and his burial at Hyde Park.

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New Superintendent Amy Bracewell

Amy Bracewell Named Superintendent of the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt, Vanderbilt Mansion and Martin Van Buren NHS.

Last updated: August 27, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

4097 Albany Post Rd
Hyde Park, NY 12538


(845) 229-5320

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