The Upper Gallery is currently closed for renovations.
These renovations will improve preservation of artifacts and enhance the visitor experience. The Lower Gallery has been reopened, its exhibits are methodically being returned. Period room tours are offered at the regularly scheduled times.
Be A Junior Ranger
Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace Junior Ranger Program
Ready to become a Junior Ranger and help the National Park Service preserve and protect Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site? You can view and print out the booklet here. Junior Rangers can either complete the booklet when visiting the park or complete it at home and present the finished booklet to one of the Rangers to review. Once he or she has signed to the certificate on the back, you'll receive your Junior Ranger badge.
Did You Know?
Pelican Island was proclaimed the first U.S. National Wildlife Refuge by President Theodore Roosevelt on March 14, 1903. This action was taken by the president to protect the island's birds from plume hunters. It also contributed to T.R. being known as one of the world's greatest conservationists.