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Came across this place by accident as passing through Long Island. I am glad we stopped by. I just... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Csaba M
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Toronto, Canada
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Excellent

This is the one and only home owned by Theodore Roosevelt. It sits on a hill, but there are no... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
L9393NIrobertm
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Exeter, New Hampshire
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A bully good historic attraction, not to be missed: the home of Theodore Roosevelt from 1902 to 1906, considered the "Summer White House," a beautiful 23-room Victorian mansion estate that also includes a 37-acre National Environmental Study Area of...more
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20 Sagamore Hill Rd, Oyster Bay, NY 11771-1807
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came across this place by accident as passing through Long Island. I am glad we stopped by. I just wish we had more time to learn more about this part of history.

Thank Csaba M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the one and only home owned by Theodore Roosevelt. It sits on a hill, but there are no longer water views. The tours are available only Wednesday through Sunday. It is advised that they be booked ahead on from the NPS website. Tours...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed visiting Sagamore Hill immensely, even on a blistering hot day. Tours are sold by time slot so be prepared to wait or run down to town for lunch as we did. Enjoyed the knowledgeable young ranger tour guide who was able to answer...More

Thank stevendale
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sagamore Hill is like this. The house tour is $10 and shows you what the Presidents house like it was while he was President. Did I say “like” correction .......EXACTLY how it was when he was president. Because they have all of the original furniture,...More

Thank MrMCNY
Reviewed 1 week ago

Teddy Roosevelt was one of our great presidents, conservationists and champions for our US National Parks. A visit to his home in Oyster Bay, NY is equally as impressive. A history of foreign dignitaries who sailed into the local harbor to deliver presidential gifts and...More

Thank SteveBinkley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are an American history buff like me, you will be fascinated by Teddy Roosevelt’s Sagamore Hill in Oyster Bay, Long Island. It’s a great place for families to explore the past. I first visited this Presidential home as a 4th grader on a...More

Thank KosherTraveller2011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were interested in touring Sagamore Hill after seeing a documentary on TV, we ended up being bowled over. Put aside your ideas about a boring hour, our tour was fascinating. The guide did an excellent job of engaging young and old alike in our...More

Thank CollegeDadFor2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brought my daughters to learn some history and we were happy we did. This is a wonderful example of an historical icon that is being well preserved by the staff here. They should be proud that everything is as it was but that visitors also...More

Thank CentralCoastDiverSLO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After having a wonderful lunch at the Milleridge Inn, we decided to tour Sagamore Hill, which was really only a few minutes away. It is the home of Teddy Roosevelt. So much to take in as well as the museum. You felt like you knew...More

Thank klynn48
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sagamore Hill is a perfect place to showcase family values, melded well into our history, and the American Way of life. It was the summer home of one of America's great Presidents, but more than that, the home and farmstead that surround it sets the...More

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19 July 2017|
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Response from Dave K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are nature trails, open fields, and roads. Cove Neck is a quiet residential village with public roads and not much traffic. If you are really ambitious you can go down to the beach and run along the water on the... More
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Response from Jacqui K | Reviewed this property |
I ordered my tickets online in advance. I recommend you do this as each tour is limited to just a few people due to small areas.
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