The Summer White House

Sagamore Hill was the home of Theodore Roosevelt, 26th President of the United States, from 1885 until his death in 1919. During Roosevelt's time in office, his "Summer White House" was the focus of international attention. Explore 83 acres of natural surroundings, historic buildings and trails to become inspired by the legacy of one of America's most popular presidents.

View of Silver Pocket Watch
Recovery of Theodore Roosevelt's Watch

Learn more about the 126-year history and recent recovery of this remarkable presidential timepiece.

The Roosevelt home with blue sky and green grass.
Visiting Sagamore Hill

Learn more about the current status of the park including public access and programs.

The North Room at Sagamore Hill
Sagamore Hill Tours

Find information about purchasing tickets to see the inside of Theodore Roosevelt's home.

A boardwalk stretching over a creek leading to a dune and beach.
Visiting the Beach at Sagamore Hill

Sagamore Hill’s nature trail leads to scenic water views of a salt marsh and beach. Read on to learn about visiting this special area.

A colorized photograph of the Roosevelt family
Read About The Roosevelt Family

Learn more about the dynamic family that called Sagamore Hill home.

Learn About Nature at Sagamore Hill
Take a Hike in the Park

Read about wildlife, plants, and the natural setting around Theodore Roosevelt's Home.

 Screenshot of the interior of the North Room
Take a Virtual Tour of TR's Home

Be an armchair explorer! Visit Sagamore Hill virtually through Google Arts & Culture.

A room with books, portraits, and hunting trophies
Educators: Take a Virtual Field Trip

Download our curriculum-based virtual field trip lesson plan.

Watch Park Films
Watch Park Films Online

Learn more about the Roosevelts and life at Sagamore Hill.

A sales floor with books and souvenirs.
Visit our bookstore

Your purchase helps support Sagamore Hill's interpretive and educational programs.

Last updated: July 15, 2024

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

20 Sagamore Hill Road
Oyster Bay, NY 11771


516 922-4788
Main phone line for Sagamore Hill NHS.

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