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Roosevelt Campobello International Park

Roosevelt Campobello International Park Review

The 34-room rustic summer cottage of the family of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt is now part of a nature preserve, Roosevelt Campobello International Park, a joint project of the Canadian and U.S. governments. The miles of trails here make for pleasant strolling. Roosevelt's boyhood summer home was also the setting for the 1960 movie Sunrise at Campobello. Twice-daily Tea with Eleanor events include a talk about her life on the island. As an alternative to the ferry from Deer Island, drive across the border into Maine from St. Stephen, go down Route 1, and take Route 189 to Lubec, Maine, then cross the bridge to the island.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Roosevelt Park Rd., Campobello, NB E5E 1A4
  • Phone: 506/752–2922; 877/851–6663
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: House and visitor center late May–mid-Oct., daily 10–6 ADT (9–5 EDT). Grounds year-round, daily dawn–dusk
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  • Location: Campobello Island
Updated: 11-15-2013

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