Visiting Sagamore Hill
There is no fee or cost to visit the grounds, explore the Old Orchard Museum, or park a vehicle at Sagamore Hill.
Purchase an America the Beautiful Pass at Sagamore HillPasses are available for sale Thursday - Sunday from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the Old Orchard Museum Visitor Center with credit or debit card only. This park does not accept cash. You also have the option of purchasing your passes online.
Special events and outdoor programsSpecial events and outdoor programs will take place on occasion during the spring, summer, and fall seasons, subject to weather and staffing levels. Check our calendar page or speak to a ranger or volunteer upon your arrival for more information.
These virtual programs are available at all times on and off site:
Would you prefer to speak with a live park ranger about your visit? Call 516-922-4788 and press “5” to speak to a park ranger for assistance. Rangers are typically available Wednesday through Sunday, 9AM – 5PM. You can also e-mail us.
Additional Trip-planning Information
Take a Tour of the Roosevelt Home
Each of these activities take 30-45 minutes.
If you are interested in nature:
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Downtown Oyster BaySagamore Hill NHS is located three miles from downtown Oyster Bay which is home to a variety of attractions including town parks, beaches, museums, and restaurants.
Directions/Parking for Downtown Oyster BayThe parking lot of Sagamore Hill will lead you to Sagamore Hill Road. Follow Sagamore Hill Road to the end and make a left on Cove Neck Road. At the end of Cove Neck Road, make a right onto Cove Road. Cove Road becomes East Main Street as you enter Oyster Bay. At the traffic light the cross street is South Street (Rt. 106), and straight ahead East Main Street becomes Audrey Avenue. Street parking and municipal parking lots are available.
RestaurantsThere are several restaurants nearby (e.g., on Main Street, Audrey Avenue, and Spring Street). Call before arriving to check times and see if reservations are needed.
Nearby Parks with Walking Trails
Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary and Audubon Center
25 West End Ave, Oyster Bay, NY
Sandy Hill road south of Meadowlark Lane, Oyster Bay, NY
1395 Planting Fields Rd, Oyster Bay, NY
28 Frost Mill Rd, Mill Neck, NY
25A west of Jericho-Oyster Bay Road, Muttontown Lane
East Norwich, NY
Nearby Dog-Friendly Parks
Red Cote Nature Preserve
Rt. 25A and Yellow Cote Rd, Oyster Bay, NY
194 Bayville Rd, Locust Valley, NY
Sweet Hollow Rd, Huntington Station, NY
Virtual TourSagamore Hill NHS has partnered with Google Arts and Culture to offer a virtual tour of the home with highlights of the exhibits. Take Sagamore Hill’s virtual tour or download the Google Arts and Culture App and search: “Sagamore Hill National Historic Site”
Audio TourSagamore Hill offers a self-guided audio tour of the grounds that can be accessed by downloading the NPS app for iOS and Android devices. Search for "Sagamore Hill" within the app and look for "Self-Guided Tours."
The tour is typically taken while visiting the site but can be accessed from anywhere. There are 8 stops that include in-depth audio description and photos.
Park FilmsWatch our videos to learn more about the Roosevelt family and their time at Sagamore Hill.
Photo GalleriesLearn more about the park's cultural landscape and collections with our photo galleries.
The Long Island Railroad provides direct access to Midtown Manhattan or Eastern Long Island. The Oyster Bay train station is located three miles from Sagamore Hill, and the Syosset train station is located six miles from the site. While the Oyster Bay station is closer to Sagamore Hill, trains at the Syosset station run more frequently to and from New York City. Taxis and driving services such as Uber and Lyft are typically available to and from the station.
Directions by Car:
A variety of accommodations can be found on Discover Long Island's website.
Last updated: November 13, 2023