Visit Using Public Transit

Metro-North Railroad, Amtrak and Dutchess County Transit have made it easy for you to visit the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt and FDR’s Presidential Library and Museum. Leave the car at home and get comfortable with history as you begin with a scenic train ride up the Hudson River to arrive at the Poughkeepsie train station. To use Amtrak you will leave from Penn Station and for Metro-North's Hudson Line you will leave from Grand Central Terminal. Dutchess County Transit operates hourly bus service all year long from the Poughkeepsie train station, Monday through Saturday (excluding holidays). The bus will bring you to the Henry A. Wallace Visitor Center at the Home of FDR.

Dutchess County Transit Schedule from the Poughkeepsie train station, Monday - Saturday (Sundays and holidays excluded) Cost: $1.75

  • Departs hourly from Poughkeepsie station at 6 minutes after the hour from 8:06 AM to 7:06 PM.

  • Arrives hourly at the Wallace Visitor Center located at the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site at 39 minutes after the hour from 8:39 AM to 6:39 PM.
  • Departs from the Wallace Visitor Center at 40 minutes after the hour starting at 8:40 AM to 6:40 PM
  • Arrives at the Poughkeepsie train station at 6 minutes after the hour starting at 9:06 AM.
  • Dutchess County Transit Schedule

Last updated: February 28, 2019

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Mailing Address:

4097 Albany Post Rd
Hyde Park, NY 12538

Phone:

(845) 229-5320

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