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

    Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural

    National Historic Site New York

September 14: The Anniversary of TR's 1901 Inauguration

A re-enactor portrays Theodore Roosevelt.
Theodore Roosevelt was inaugurated as the 26th President of the United States in Buffalo, NY on September 14, 1901. The TR Inaugural Site begins its annual commemoration with an inaugural reenactment at the Site. The Site is also proud to host a U.S. Naturalization Ceremony with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Call 716-884-0095 for details.

Did You Know?

Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural NHS in Buffalo, NY.

Theodore Roosevelt was inaugurated in this home in Buffalo, NY in 1901. However, the same building had been the home of Zachary Taylor's daughter in the 1840's, and the home of Grover Cleveland's law partner in the 1860's. More...