•  Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace N.H.S.

    Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace

    National Historic Site New York

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  • 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.

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The 'Mount Rushmore Mascots' gather with park rangers on the front steps of Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace.

The 'Mount Rushmore Mascots' gather with park rangers on the front steps of Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace N.H.S.

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The 'Mount Rushmore Mascots' visit Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace!

Read about a special visit from some very familiar representatives of the State of South Dakota and learn why they stopped by!

 
Carpet installation in the nursery.

Installation of new carpeting in nursery at Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace

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Restoration Efforts at Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace

Learn more about what is being done to protect and preserve the boyhood home of our 26th president.

 
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T.R. speaks to reporters at Sagamore Hill.

Reporters enjoyed listening to what Theodore Roosevelt had to say, and Theodore loved holding court. In this photo, taken on June 3, 1912 on the lawn at his Sagamore Hill home, he is doing just that.

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Did You Know?

pelican island

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.