Sagamore Hill National Historic Site

Sagamore Hill National Historic Site

Theodore Roosevelt’s Home, a National Historic Site

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. Otherwise, it was the home of a most remarkable fellow and his interesting family.

Cove Neck Rd. 23-room Victorian residence was Theodore Roosevelt’s “Summer White House” from 1901-1909 and the grounds also feature the Old Orchard Museum, former home of General Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. Open year-round, Sept.-May, Wed.-Sun. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Memorial Day-Sept., every day. Fee. 631-922-4788

The Visitor Center and Bookstore is open Wednesday-Sunday from 9am to 5pm. Check in at the Visitor Center upon arrival to purchase tour tickets. Fee  (15 years or younger free; valid Federal passes honored).  631-922-4788

The Roosevelt Museum at Old Orchard is open Wednesday-Sunday from 10am to 5pm. Admission to the building is free, and visitors can view movies and exhibits at their own pace.

The Park grounds are open every day from sunrise to sunset.

Sagamore Hill will be closed select days including Thanksgiving Day; Christmas Day (December 25) and New Year’s Day (January 1).

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Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park

Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park

A former Gold Coast estate, the arboretum is comprised of acres of greenhouses, rolling lawns, formal gardens, woodland paths, and outstanding plant collections. The original historic estate buildings remain including the 65 room Tudor Revival mansion, Coe Hall, which is open for tours spring through fall. The grounds, landscaped by the Olmsted Brothers of Brookline, Massachusetts, are spectacularly beautiful year round.   Planting Fields Road. Open daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.   Fee. 526-922-9200

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