Fodor's Expert Review Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site

Hyde Park Historic Home Fodor's Choice

The birthplace and home of the country's 32nd president, Springwood is just as it was when the Roosevelts lived here. It contains family furnishings and keepsakes, and Franklin, Eleanor, and their beloved dog Fala are buried in the wonderful rose garden. At the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library and Museum, photographs, letters, speeches, and memorabilia document FDR's life; a multimedia exhibit examines World War II. The first of the presidential libraries, the building was designed by Roosevelt himself.

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4079 Albany Post Rd.
Hyde Park, New York  12538, USA


Sight Details:
Rate Includes: Tour $14, grounds free, Daily 9–5

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