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Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site

641 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14202-1001
+1 716-884-0095
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A Gem in Buffalo and the Niagara Frontier

I would assume that most of us living in Western New York have visited Niagara Falls, but how many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John B
Lockport, New York
Nice Historic Site

By standards of other national historic sites, this is probably not up at the top but impressive... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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Theodore Roosevelt was inaugurated as President of the United States in 1901 in Buffalo, NY, after the assassination of President William McKinley. Exhibits focus on the assassination and inauguration, details of Roosevelt's life and consequential issues of the day no less important to citizens more than a century later. Visitors can also tour nearby historic neighborhoods.
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641 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14202-1001
+1 716-884-0095
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I would assume that most of us living in Western New York have visited Niagara Falls, but how many have visited the National Park Service site where then Vice President Theodore Roosevelt to the oath of office after the assassination of President William McKinley? In...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 5 December 2017

By standards of other national historic sites, this is probably not up at the top but impressive nonetheless. The National Park Service runs the home and provides tours. FOund the history of the home and learning about the exposition held in Buffalo at the turn...More

Thank travelingbeachbum00
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Family of 5 including 3 young adults took tour and spent about 1 hour here. Place is very well maintained. Exhibits are interactive, thoughtful, and interesting. Tour and tour guide were also interesting and took a unique approach. Highly recommend a visit with the tour....More

Thank lmphilly
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Fun to be a tourist in your own city. Great tour of a beautiful home where inauguration was held. Even more interesting was to hear about the era and why the new president was important for the nation. A great use of time if you...More

Thank CDR1959
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This is a National Historic Site sitting in downtown Buffalo and it is very nice! There is a lot of history in this old house. The docent gave a great tour and the property is very nice. There were a couple of interactive exhibits that...More

Thank The_5_Winks
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Well worth the trip! Apparently under visited...and definitely should not be. Very interesting. For $10 You get a guided tour of the house, my guide was Excellent! He was very knowledgeable on the subject...extinsively knowledgeable and very passionate a about the house and local history!...More

Thank Corrie M
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Take a step back in time and visit the collection of treasures that have been carefully preserved in the TRINNH site. You will be amazed at all the things and people that invented or were the start of something great right here in our own...More

Thank fburgard
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Not may presidents were inaugurated outside of Washington, D.C. and this site combines history with architecture. Not only in the room where Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in, but a nice glimpse into a 19th century regal home.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped by on our way to Niagara and enjoyed our tour! Our guide was knowledgeable and enthusiastic, making for an enjoyable and educational experience.

Thank tiffann0509
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

I started this visit by going to Google maps and seeing all the pictures uploaded. I started my trip from Michigan across the Blue Water Bridge into Canada. Difficult trip, very tired. I drove through the downtown Niagara Falls Canadian side. I should have stayed...More

Thank Susan M
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15 June 2017|
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Response from Stanton HH H | Property representative |
I'm not sure who was responding to your question and I apologize that I didn't see this question much earlier. During the summer months, which is our busiest season, I would highly recommend you go to our website and click... More
2 August 2016|
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Response from Stanton HH H | Property representative |
1-2 hours is an appropriate amount of time to allocate. Stanton Hudson Executive Director 716/884-0095
23 July 2016|
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Response from Stanton HH H | Property representative |
During this time of year (our busiest season is July, August, and September) I would recommend going on to the TR Inaugural Site website and booking your tour to guarantee you have the date and time you desire. Although we... More