• 1905 Photograph of Sagamore Hill

    Sagamore Hill

    National Historic Site New York

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  • Theodore Roosevelt's Home will remain closed until the rehabilitation project is completed.

    Theodore Roosevelt's Home will remain closed until the rehabilitation project is completed. The Visitor Center, Theodore Roosevelt Museum, and the park grounds are open. More »

  • Possible Limited Trail Access (7/22 - 7/24)

    Improvements being made to Sagamore Hill's nature trail may result in the closure of portions of the trail between July 22nd and July 24th. When arriving at the site, please check in at the Visitor Center for more information.

Management

MISSION STATEMENT
It is the mission of the National Park Service to preserve the Sagamore Hill National Historic Site and to protect the Theodore Roosevelt home, and other associated resources where the Roosevelt family lived; and to interpret the life and significant accomplishments of the 26th President of the United States.

Sagamore Hill NHS is managed by the National Park Service, a federal agency within the United States Department of the Interior. The webpages in this section will explain how Sagamore Hill operates, provide facts about our staff and volunteers, introduce you to organizations we view as our partners in running the site, detail laws and rules pertaining to the site, etc. We hope that these pages give you a better understanding of how the National Park Service and Sagamore Hill work for you.

Did You Know?

An artist's impression of Theodore Roosevelt's funeral at Christ Church in Oyster Bay, NY.

Theodore Roosevelt died around 4 o'clock in the morning January 6, 1919 when he was sixty years old. Many dignitaries attended Roosevelt's funeral including Vice-president Thomas Marshall who said that "Death had to take him sleeping, for if Roosevelt had been awake, there would have been a fight."