• A 1901 sketch of Theodore Roosevelt taking the oath of office in Buffalo, NY.

    Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural

    National Historic Site New York

Allentown Art Festival

artist's palette





at the

TR Site

June 12-13, 2010

The Allentown area is bursting with excitement throughout this festival weekend. This two-day festival in the streets of the Allentown Historic Preservation District draws about 450 exhibitors from more than 35 states and Canada and is one of the country's largest and most respected outdoor arts and crafts shows. It is a great opportunity to check out the art, take a leisurely walk, enjoy the people, and visit the Theodore Roosevelt Site!

Did You Know?

Theodore Roosevelt on an early airplane.

Theodore Roosevelt was the first president to fly in an airplane. (It actually happened on October 11, 1910, after he left office. He took a brief flight with Arch Hoxsey, a pilot for the Wright Exhibition Team.) More...