• 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 »

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  • Useful Plants/Poisonous Plants

    Saturday, August 2, 2014

    Useful plants have been used for centuries to cure everything from hunger to headaches, but you may be surprised to discover that some of the world's most dangerous plants can also grow in your own backyard. More

  • The Rough Riders at Sagamore Hill

    Saturday, August 16, 2014

    The "Rough Rider" Cavalry Troop of the Nassau-Suffolk Horsemen's Association will set up a period encampment and will offer a riding demonstration. More

  • Butterflies & Insects

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    What would our world be like without insects? Not as pleasant as one might think! More

  • TR & Conservation

    Saturday, August 30, 2014

    Join a special nature walk to celebrate the naturalist president’s crusade for American wilderness, and this year’s 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act of 1964. More

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."