• Theodore Roosevelt's Desk

    Sagamore Hill

    National Historic Site New York

Special Use Permits

Individuals or organizations interested in applying for a special use permit may first call the park at 516-802-7543 for questions about Special Use Permits. If an applicant wishes to proceed, they must fill out the Application for a Special Use Permit, and send to the park to the attention of the Special Use Permit Coordinator. Unless requested use is an exercise of a First Amendment right, applications must be accompanied by a non-refundable, $50 check made out to "The National Park Service."

Please remember that the Park is a museum and historic site and is not designed for private parties, receptions, or recreational purposes unrelated to the park's mission. A large, indoor meeting space is also not available at the park. Sagamore Hill does allow weddings for groups consisting of 30 or less. Please read our wedding policy for more information.

For commercial photography, both still and film, an application must be submitted in advance. You may use either the short (10-931) or long (10-932) form depending on the complexity of the project. Unless requested use is an exercise of a First Amendment right, applications must be submitted with a non-refundable, $50 check made out to "The National Park Service." Permit may require the payment of cost recovery charges, a location fee, and proof of liability insurance naming the United States as also insured.

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