Frequently Asked Questions

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How do I get to Sagamore Hill?

Sagamore Hill NHS is only minutes from several major roadways. To read detailed directions, click here.

What is your operating schedule?

Sagamore Hill National Historic Site is open seven days a week. The grounds of Sagamore Hill are open from dawn to dusk. The Visitor Center is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Old Orchard Museum is open from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Guided tours of the Theodore Roosevelt Home are conducted daily, please visit our Operating Hours and Seasons page for detailed information.

How much will it cost to visit?

The only charge visitors pay during their time at Sagamore Hill NHS is the $10.00 fee to take a tour of the Theodore Roosevelt Home. (Learn more about fees.) Tour tickets are limited in number. The rest of your experience at Sagamore Hill is completely free. Ranger guided walks, visits to the Roosevelt Museum at Old Orchard, Junior Ranger Activities, and hikes down the nature trail to Cold Spring Harbor are all offered free of charge.

Do you take reservations?

With the exception of the Theodore Roosevelt Home, there is no need to make reservations to take advantage of what Sagamore Hill Has to offer. Visitors can enter the Theodore Roosevelt Home only on a guided tour, and tickets must be obtained to do so. Reservations for individual tickets can be made through or calling (877) 444-6777. Reservations will not be accepted for groups of 15 persons or more (such as school groups, senior outings, and tour groups) until 2016.

Can I buy individual tour tickets in person?

Yes. Tickets can be purchased at the Visitor Center, in-person, on a first come, first served basis. Please note that walk-in ticket purchases are for the same day and limited in number. These tickets generally sell out between 10:00 A.M. and 12 Noon. The Visitor Center opens and same-day ticket sales begin at 9:00 A.M.

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