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.
Photos & Multimedia
Welcome to the Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace photo and multimedia page.
Please visit our photo galleries to view images of events, re-enactments, and displays of political cartoons at Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace. The multimedia page hosts videos and podcasts of park rangers at Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace describing T.R' s life and his boyhood home. Silent motion pictures and audio recordings of our 26th president can also be accessed on the multimedia page.
We are periodically improving our website to share more of what we are doing at this park, so please visit us from time to time to see what is new.
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.