HOURS AND DIRECTIONS
Entrance to the park grounds is free. An $8.00 fee for adults includes a Guided Tour of the Home of Eleanor Roosevelt (Val-Kill). Children ages 15 and under are admitted free of charge. All visitors (including children) must have a tour ticket in order to join a Guided Tour. Access to Val-Kill is by guided tour only.
Interagency Senior Pass, Access pass and Annual pass provide for
free entry to any available tour at the Roosevelt-Vanderbilt historic
sites. In addition, the accompanying three adults with the cardholder
will be admitted without charge.
Family & Individual Reservations
For your convenience you may make guided tour reservations in advance by telephone or on the internet. Val-Kill is a very popular attraction in Hyde Park especially during the fall foliage season. Tours often sell out during the month of October and during weekend afternoons throughout the year.
Reservations may be made up to five months in advance. The reservation center telephone number is: 1-877-444-6777 or by a secure website at http://www.recreation.gov; click on "Tours and Tickets" to get to the Roosevelt-Vanderbilt National Historic Sites