Inside Val-Kill, The Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site, Hyde Park, New York

“The greatest thing I have learned is how good it is to come home again.” Eleanor Roosevelt This simple statement expresses her love for the modest house she called Val-Kill. The only National Historic Site dedicated to a first lady, Val-Kill welcomes visitors in the style of Mrs. Roosevelt. Come and be part of the … More Inside Val-Kill, The Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site, Hyde Park, New York

Franklin Roosevelt’s Top Cottage National Historic Site in Hyde Park, New York

After a day of exploring as much of the Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site as we could, I asked my husband if we could make the Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site our next stop. Eleanor Roosevelt is someone I have adored because of her ground breaking efforts on behalf of women’s rights and human rights … More Franklin Roosevelt’s Top Cottage National Historic Site in Hyde Park, New York