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 »
A Special Use Permit is required for any activity that provides a benefit to an individual, group, or organization rather than the park or the public at large. Many of the events that require permits also require some degree of oversight from National Park Service staff. Some examples of special events that require permits are:
First Amendment Activities
Use of the Parking Area Our neighbors are welcome to request the after-hours (after 5pm) use of our parking area for parking guests during events at their nearby residences. The parking area is, however, only to be used for parking, and is not to be used as an event location.
To apply for a Special Use Permit, download an application form, fill it out, and send it with the non-refundable application fee of $50 to:
Did You Know?
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."