Take a guided tour of the kitchens and bakeshops of the Culinary Institute of America. Enjoy an elegant three-course meal at Ristorante Caterina De’Medici, in a magnificent Tuscan villa setting at The Culinary Institute of America. Stop at the well-stocked gift shop before heading over to Eleanor Roosevelt's home Val-Kill.
The only National Historic Site dedicated to a First Lady, Val-Kill welcomes you as Mrs. Roosevelt welcomed her many guests. The 90 minute experience will begin with the introductory film "Close to Home" followed by a tour of Mrs. Roosevelt's Val-Kill Cottage. Enjoy the lovely gardens and grounds on the site and the permanent exhibit, "Eleanor Roosevelt and Val-Kill: Emergence of a Political Leader".