The Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site is open year-round, seven days a week. (CLOSED THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S DAY, including the grounds and buildings)
October 28, 2018 – May 5, 2019
Upon your arrival, first visit the Henry A. Wallace Visitor Center to obtain tour information. Guided tours for the Home of FDR are offered at 9:30, 11:30, 1:30 and 4:00 pm. Should unexpected high visitation occur, guided tours will switch to self-guided tours.
May 6, 2019 - October, 2019 the FDR Home is open everyday by guided tour only. Tours are offered throughout the day at: 9:30, 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 1:00, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 4:00, 4:30 and the last tour at 5:00 PM. The Visitor Center is open from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM. (Tour times are subject to change)
Group tours of 10 or more people must make reservations in advance which are offered at 9:00 am, 2:00 or 3:00 pm.
To make a group reservation call 1-877-559-6777 or visit www.recreation.gov
Advance tour reservations for individuals (from 1-9 people) are not available. All tickets for individuals are sold on a first come first serve basis.
Closed - October 28, 2018 -May, 2019.
Open - May TBD, 2019 - October, 2019.
For information regarding the Home of FDR you can call the Visitor Center at 845-229-5320.
During the winter months we may have to delay opening or close early due to inclement weather. Any weather related notices will be available at 845-229-9115 or on our Facebook Page.
The grounds are free and open sunrise to sunset everyday (except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day).
Visitation is highest during the months of July, August and October; lowest in January and February. Tours sell out during peak season and on holiday weekends.
Note: Tours of the FDR Home have an outdoor component. The walk to the Home from the Visitor Center is 1/4 mile long in one direction - all on level ground. Visitors should dress appropriately for all weather conditions, including summer sunshine and heat.