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Stop by, even if the trains don't anymore

I’d wouldn’t recommend driving across the country to visit the Hyde Park Train Station. However... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
John H
Walpole, Massachusetts
This Is a Quick Stop For the Views and a Little History

The Hyde Park Train Station is right on the Hudson and offers some nice river views. The station... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2017
Mark M
South Orange, New Jersey
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

This was our second visit to the train station. The first was a summer weekend. We were able to go inside the tiny station and see some model train set ups, read the signs regarding history of the station, and enjoy the river views. This...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank karemore
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The station was closed. It gives a view of the river. Has some placards of information on the river. Four or five minute drive of the main road. Why not check it out

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 1william5555
Reviewed July 7, 2018

This is a deactivated train station. It is mostly closed but one can drive up to it, park, walk around it and look in the windows. There is a historical marker. I found the drive down and back to be more interesting than the station...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank David S
Reviewed October 27, 2017

When I came it was closed. But according to fliers there are some events organized here. There is a parking next to it but very small and I am not sure if it is only to serve residents. See pictures

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank O6378WFannag
Reviewed October 24, 2017

After many years of visiting Hyde Park, we we finally at the right spot at the right time and were able to see the inside of the train station. Currently they're open Monday evenings. The former train station is committed to keeping history alive and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank RoundTopper
Reviewed October 2, 2017

I’d wouldn’t recommend driving across the country to visit the Hyde Park Train Station. However, if you are in the neighborhood (FDR Historic Site is only 2.1 miles away) go! It is where FDR’s body was brought by train to Hyde Park, for burial at...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank John H
Reviewed May 31, 2017

The Hyde Park Train Station is right on the Hudson and offers some nice river views. The station is connected with two great American presidents, FDR and Lincoln. If you like the water, trains and/or presidential history, this is worth a quick stop.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Mark M
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Has a bathroom and use it if you have good balance, watch your step and all aboard. No garbage in toilet.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Andrew J
Reviewed August 27, 2016

The railroad station is on the shores of the Hudson River and has a very small park beside it. You can park your car and use the park, however, there are train tracks between you and the river so you really can't go to the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Jim B
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Neat old train station. Lincoln was here (alive and dead), FDR used this stop while in office to get to his home nearby. Its currently a Poke-Stop and a Gym for you Pokemon Go players. Open Monsay evenings, they have model train, slot cars, refreshments...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Scott R
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