A wheelchair acccessible hybrid bus operated by the National Park Service provides free shuttle service daily, May 1-October 31, from the Poughkeepsie train station to Historic Hyde Park, so visitors without cars can tour all four NPS sites. The Roosevelt Ride meets Metro-North trains arriving from New York City at 10:35am and delivers passengers to the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt; Eleanor Roosevelt's Val-Kill, and the Vanderbilt Mansion, open every day from 9am to 5pm. Guided tours by National Park Rangers are offered all day. Top Cottage, FDR's retreat, offers three programs every day at 11:10am, 1:10pm, and 3:10pm. The Roosevelt Ride departs from the Wallace Visitor's Center at 5:00pm and returns passengers to the Poughkeepsie train station. Reservations are required and are made by calling 845-229-5320.
|Hyde Park, NY 12538|
|Phone (main):||(845) 229-5320|