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Very interesting

This was free to visit after paying at the Little White House and I have to admit it was... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Elba, Alabama
Eerie Feeling

Glad to see these Historic Pools are preserved but I left feeling very conflicted about what I saw... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Cil F
Birmingham, Alabama
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was part of the admission to The Little White House and provided a great deal of insights into the care of Polio during this era. The refreshing warm springs helped many to strengthen and tone their muscles impacted by the virus. Be sure to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RobertSofSC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seeing the empty mineral pools give you an erie feeling. Having grown up in the polio era, know how desperate people were to find relief from this dreaded disease. No admission fee if you have gone to the Little White House.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank chrkencas
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

As part of the admission ticket, very informative and educational. Because of cracks that need to be repaired, they stand empty. It is nice of them to allow you to feel the water coming from underground but the pools seem ghostly in their current status.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wanderlassie
Reviewed 9 October 2018

This was free to visit after paying at the Little White House and I have to admit it was interesting. You have to use your imagination to picture it being used since the pool is drained. However, it is worth a visit when in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rickym704
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Glad to see these Historic Pools are preserved but I left feeling very conflicted about what I saw. The drained warm water pools that once provided hope to polio suffers spoke to me more of those who did not survive than those who did.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cil F
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I was looking forward to seeing the pools where so many were helped by the wonderful water and therapy. Due to the age of the facility, we learned the water has been drained and a contractor located to restore the pools to their original condition....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cofield2153
Reviewed 24 September 2018

I enjoyed learning about the history of the pools that helped so many with polio. Interesting to touch the water that filled the pools in the past (and will again someday).

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Melinda39
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

I visited the pools after visiting the Little White House. On my first visit several years ago there was a park ranger that had been a patient and had met President Roosevelt...she narrates part of the audio tour. This is a great history lesson and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JamesH7086
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We included this attraction when we purchased our tickets to visit the Little White House. There's really only one thing to see - the pools. The bummer is that there is no water :( and I understand - it's very expensive to upkeep, but I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank SandBAtlanta
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We are interested in History, so this "museum" was fascinating. To know FDR's part in this whole adventure was a real high-lite. To look at it, it is just an empty pool. To know that FDR was here and many people who believed that this...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Response from j58paddy | Reviewed this property |
Included with the admission to the Little White House.
11 October 2017|
Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
It's open Tuesday to Saturday 9am till 5pm Visit there AFTER you have done the Little White House as admission is included.