Explore Herbert Hoover National Historic Site, including his birthplace cottage and presidential library, with this official National Park Service app. Use it on your visit to West Branch, Iowa to discover the places and people that shaped the early life of the 31st President of the United States.
Map – Official National Park Service map of the historic area of West Branch. The map is easy to use while outdoors, features large font sizes, illustrated walkways that are easily distinguishable from roads, and multiple zoom levels. By tapping the “Locate me” icon you'll always know where you are.
Explore – Tap the “Explore” button to learn more about points of interest with lively text and photographs.
Tours – Discover Hoover's simple beginnings and follow in his footsteps with self-guided audio tours through Herbert Hoover National Historic Site.
Special Events and Programs – Get up-to-date information from the National Park Service about what is happening at Herbert Hoover National Historic Site.
Postcard – With the tap of a button, share a digital postcard with friends and family from Herbert Hoover National Historic Site.
Accessibility – Audio described sites, alternative text images, combined with the built-in Android accessibility features, will let all people enjoy Herbert Hoover National Historic Site.
Note: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.