Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site - Val-Kill
Route 9G, Hyde Park - Dutchess County


Green mileage marker 30 52 on Route 9G just north of Route 40A (St. Andrew Road).


Until FDR's death, was used as recreation area by Roosevelts. Then became Eleanor Roosevelt's home.


Guided tour, video, self-guided tour of gardens available. Nov.-April, weekends; May 1-Oct. 31, daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m. $5, free under 17.


The 8.5 mile long Hyde Park Trail links the three National Historic Sites  -- Vanderbilt Mansion, Franklin D. Roosevelt's home (Springwood), and the home of Eleanor Roosevelt (Val-Kill). The trail is marked by white and green markers with a tulip-tree leaf emblem.