October 26, 2017
The Herd is Here! Roosevelt Elk Herd Installation Arrives at Sagamore Hill
These elk will rest on the front lawn of the Theodore Roosevelt home, looking toward the iconic speaking porch, waiting to hear the words of Theodore Roosevelt and his promise of conservation. Constructed of aluminum, these full-scale, stylized elk mirror their natural surroundings.
September 21, 2017
New Museum Exhibit Honors Theodore Roosevelt's Legacy as a Hunter-Conservationist
The exhibit, entitled “Conservation from Here,” pairs original artwork by artist Joseph Rossano with historic artifacts from the Sagamore Hill collection that reflect Roosevelt’s fondness for wildlife and the outdoors.
September 06, 2017
Mather School Students Work to Restore Historic Shed at Sagamore Hill
A dozen students and a few teachers from the Mather Building Arts & Craftsmanship High School in New York City traveled every day for two weeks to work alongside the Maintenance Staff of Sagamore Hill National Historic Site to help stabilize and preserve a historic shed building pertaining to Theodore Roosevelt, Jr.’s Old Orchard Home.
August 25, 2017
Sagamore Hill Hosts Eclipse Viewing Event
On Monday, August 21, Sagamore Hill National Historic Site hosted an event for visitors to view the partial solar eclipse that was experienced across North America. Though not in the path of totality, Oyster Bay and Long Island was lucky to have clear weather to view the 70 percent obscured sun.
July 30, 2017
Branching Out Field Teams Converge on Sagamore Hill
This week, Branching Out field teams from Boston and New York City met at Sagamore Hill National Historic Site for a four-day long gathering to learn about landscape management and work on various projects with park staff.
June 11, 2017
Independence Day Celebration at Sagamore Hill
Sagamore Hill NHS invites you to bring your family and friends, dressed in your best patriotic attire, to join the day-long outdoor activities on Tuesday, July 4th, 2017, all of which are free and open to the public.
April 28, 2017
Sagamore Hill to Participate in I love My Parks Day
On Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Sagamore Hill NHS will be participating in I Love My Park Day. Interested volunteers will be assisting Sagamore Hill staff prepare for the upcoming summer season.
April 28, 2017
Sagamore Hill NHS Hosts Centennial Boy Scout Celebration
On Saturday, April 22nd, Sagamore Hill NHS partnered with the BoyScouts of America Theodore Roosevelt Council to celebrate National Park Week and the Centennial of the Theodore Roosevelt Council.
April 07, 2017
Park Rx Day at Sagamore Hill NHS
Join us on Saturday, at April 15th at 9:30 am as we travel back in time on our Point-to-Point Walk and create your pathway to a healthy mind, body and spirit. Make history come alive through stories that promote fitness, resilience, stress-management and socialization.
March 30, 2017
Boomtown Oyster Bay During the Theodore Roosevelt Era
The Thirteenth Annual Dr. John A. Gable Lecture Series, sponsored by the Friends of Sagamore Hill, continues on Thursday, March 30
June 16, 2016
Weekend Shuttle Service to Sagamore Hill to Begin on June 18
This summer, Sagamore Hill National Historic Site is partnering with local community organizations to provide a free shuttle connecting people to parks. On weekends from June 18 until Labor Day, vans will travel to and from Theodore Roosevelt’s home on Long Island, nearby Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) stations, and downtown Oyster Bay. This service is made possible through the generous support of the Life Enrichment Center and The WaterFront Center, both in Oyster Bay.