Hyde Park, NY

organized by AIANS and The Architects League of Northern NJ

SUNDAY June 9th, 2013

Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site

119 Vanderbilt Park Road

Hyde Park, NY

Behind the scenes guided tour of the Hyde Park Vanderbilt Mansion.


Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt

4097 Albany Post Road  (Route 9)

Hyde Park, NY

Private tour of Springwood.  This estate was the birthplace, lifelong home and burial place of our 32nd President, Franklin D. Roosevelt.  We shall visit the home that he Roosevelt shared with his family and friends and where he went to rest and relax.  The grounds are open until sunset to stroll around after the tour.



Other places to visit after the 2 tours (on your own)

FDR library:  Hyde Park, NY @ FDR home site.  Partially open, undergoing renovations.

Beatrix Ferrand Garden at Bellfield:   Hyde Park, NY Open to the public until sunset, free of charge.

The Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts

This 110,000s.f. Richard Gehry design is a half hour drive north of  the FDR home.


Richard B. Fisher Center of the Performing Arts building at Bard College.