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

    Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural

    National Historic Site New York

Things To Do

Guided museum tour. See where a new vision of America came to power when Theodore Roosevelt assumed the presidency. The tour includes three restored rooms, video and audio, and interactive activities.

It is recommended to allow approximately one hour to tour.

The Site can only be viewed by a guided tour. Tour schedule.

Special Behind-the-Scenes tours are also available on a periodic basis.

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...