Visitor Information

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The Franklin D. Roosevelt Library and Museum is located at 4079 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY 12538.
See Map and Directions for more details.

Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and MuseumHours of Operation

  • 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., November - March
  • 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., April - October.

We are closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.

For weather-related updates, please call (845) 486-1143 to check the Library's operational status.

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The New Deal Museum Store, located in the
Henry A. Wallace Visitor and Education Center, is open daily and closes thirty minutes after the Museum.


The FDR Presidential Library and Museum and the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt (operated by the National Park Service) offer an $18.00 joint admission ticket. The Home tour is guided by a park ranger and the Library tour is self guided. Library and Museum tickets are valid for 2 consecutive days.

A ticket to visit only the Presidential Library and Museum is available for $9.00.

The Library offers a special senior rate of $6.00 for visitors age 62 or over.

Children 15 and under are always free.

The grounds and the Rose Garden, where Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt are buried, are free and open from sunrise to sunset.

Tickets and visitor information are available in the Henry A. Wallace Visitor and Education Center located next to the Library.

Please note that "selfie sticks" used for digital photography are prohibited in all public areas at the Roosevelt Library, including the Museum galleries, research room, and the Henry A. Wallace Visitor Center.

There is no charge for conducting research in the FDR Library research room. Please see Plan a Research Visit for information about using the Archives.

For additional information call 1 (800) FDR-VISIT or 1 (800) 337-8474.

Group Visits

For group arrangements call 1 (800) 967-2283. School groups are admitted at no charge. All school groups should coordinate their visit with the Education Department.

Local Amenities, Dining and Accommodations

Visit Dutchess County Tourism for information about local amenities, dining and accommodations.