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Train Station

34 River Rd, Hyde Park, NY 12538-1226
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Interesting if in the area, but not really worth a special trip

This is a deactivated train station. It is mostly closed but one can drive up to it, park, walk... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
RoverPhiladelphia_PA
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Philadelphia, PA
It was closed

When I came it was closed. But according to fliers there are some events organized here. There is a... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Anna G
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Chicago
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible3%
7 Jul 2018
“Interesting if in the area, but not really worth a special trip”
27 Oct 2017
“It was closed”
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34 River Rd, Hyde Park, NY 12538-1226
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Reviewed 7 July 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

Thank RoverPhiladelphia_PA
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Reviewed 28 October 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

Thank Anna G
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Reviewed 25 October 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

Thank RoundTopper
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Reviewed 3 October 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

Thank JohnHistory
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Reviewed 31 May 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.

Thank Mark M
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

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

Thank Andrew J
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Reviewed 28 August 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

Thank Jim B
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Reviewed 17 August 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

Thank Scott R
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Reviewed 3 July 2016

i went last week to the free train station anniversary they gave out free hot dogs chili and salad which was devoured in the 1st 2 1/2 hours but i wasnt there for the food i loved the atmosphere the nostalgia and the guide who...More

Thank binkydaddy127
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Reviewed 5 January 2016

We stopped at this old train station. The train station was open so we could walk out onto the loading area and watch for the trains. It was very nice and historical. The view from the train station was beautiful as you could see onto...More

Thank michaeljaneb
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