Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park offers private guided tours for groups and individuals tailored to suit all interests. Tours are led by Conservancy Guides and are a great way to learn about President Roosevelt and the Four Freedoms, Louis Kahn’s design principles and philosophy, the story behind constructing the memorial, and Roosevelt Island history.

To request a guided tour, please contact

Tours are $20 per person. Seniors (65 and over) and college students are eligible for a discounted rate of $15 per person. We require a minimum of 4 people per private tour or $80 minimum. A $50 deposit is required when the tour is booked.

Want lunch with your guided tour?

Enjoy a private lunch with delicious meals provided by our caterer, Great Performances. Great Performances prepares a variety of gourmet boxed lunches for you to enjoy at your leisure. Simply order your meal with Great Performances, and we’ll have it waiting for you when you’re ready.

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1. How far in advance do I need to book?

Please book tours at least 72 hours in advance by contacting

2. What days are tours offered?

Tours are offered every day of the week.

3. How much walking is involved?

The tour is a walking tour. The Park covers about 4 acres.

Typically, tours are conducted on foot. Visitors needing assistance may explore the Park using our open-air shuttles (subject to availability). Wheelchairs are also available free-of-charge.

Please let us know in advance if you or someone in your party will require accommodation or physical assistance during a tour.

4. How long are tours?

Tours typically last 45 minutes to an hour.