•  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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Nursery at Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace

The children used to scramble through the nursery window to the gymnasium.


Park Ranger guided tours of the period rooms are available on the hour, 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4:00pm. Each tour lasts approximately forty minutes.

The period rooms can only be seen by guided tours.

The exhibit galleries are currently closed for renovations. Guided tours of the period rooms are still available during the gallery renovations.

Reservations are required for groups of 10 or more. Please to call (212) 260-1616 and speak with a Ranger to book a group visit. A two-week advance notice is necessary. Voice mail messages cannot be used for confirmation.

Did You Know?

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Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace became a museum thanks to the efforts of the Women's Roosevelt Memorial Association in 1919. The museum opened to the public in 1923. The W.R.M.A later joined with the Theodore Roosevelt Association who donated the museum to the National Park Service in 1962.