Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial Opens

  • FDR Memorial Listed on National Register - The memorial was administratively listed on the National Register of Historic Places on date of its establishment, May 2, 1997.
  • FDR Memorial Opens - Dedicated on May 2, 1997 by President Bill Clinton, the Memorial traces 12 years of the history of the United States through a sequence of four outdoor rooms, one for each of FDR's terms of office.