Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site, New York City

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Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site is a recreated brownstone at 28 East 20th Street, between Broadway and Park Avenue South, in the Flatiron District of Manhattan, New York City. It is the birthplace and childhood home of 26th President of the United States Theodore Roosevelt.

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  • I've read biographies of Teddy and visited his Sagamore home so there wasn't much I hadn't heard before. My husband knew only a little and he thought it was a great tour - especially since it was...  more »
  • I visited the Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site on 4 March 2020 at 3:40 in the afternoon, which seems to have been the perfect time as there were very few people and I had time to.....  more »
  • Fabulous and very interesting historic site! Alyssa, one of the park rangers, gave a very informative and interesting tour through all the rooms in the house. I was dramatically impacted to see the accomplishments and National impact of a man with a weak heart and asthma but a lot of determination and persistence! Very highly recommended if you are a history buff or if you are in need of inspiration.
  • This is a precious gem in the heart of NYC. I am so surprised how I never knew about this place. The tour historian Tripp is super knowledgeable and was extremely nice to my children because he knew we were there for the Jr. Ranger Program. Bit is amazing this is here and it is all free by the US Park.

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