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

    Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural

    National Historic Site New York

Getting Around

The park is only 1.3 acres, so distance is not an issue. There is one outdoor path between the parking lot on Franklin St., the main entrance, and Delaware Ave. (the main thoroughfare bordering the Site). Outdoor gardens are available in season, but the main Site attraction is indoors.

Did You Know?

Erie Canal and canal boat

Buffalo, NY rose to prominence as a center for trade, located on the Great Lakes and the Erie Canal. As Governor of New York, Theodore Roosevelt had authorized the last major upgrade to the Erie Canal System. More...