The Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site is open year-round, seven days a week from 9:00am to 5:00pm. (CLOSED THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S DAY, including the grounds and buildings)
The Home is available by guided tour only.
November 2016 - April 2017 - Open 7 days a week. Tours offered at 10:30, 12:30, 2:30 and 4:00.
May 1, 2017 - October 2017 - Tours are offered throughout the day, with the last tour at 4:00 PM. Advanced reservations for tours can be made through recreation.gov. (If you decide to make a reservation it must be made at least one day in advance)
Top Cottage - Open May 1, 2017 - October 31, 2017.
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. The Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt can only be viewed by guided tour. 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.