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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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Did you know how & why Teddy Roosevelt became president

This is a National Historic Site sitting in downtown Buffalo and it is very nice! There is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Youngstown, New York
Excellent Exhibit

Well worth the trip! Apparently under visited...and definitely should not be. Very interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Corrie M
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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

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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 7 October 2017

interesting but not nsp material. should be a nys historic park or an erie county historic park or privotely run.

Thank dunkirk1949
Reviewed 7 October 2017

It's remarkable how an otherwise "regular" upper class home in early 20th century Buffalo can be transformed into an historical site with just one bullet fired from a gun. When Leon Czolgosz shot President McKinley on September 6, 1901 on the grounds of the Pan-American...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I didn't really expect much. This is the house where Teddy took the oath, but he never spent much time here. I wasn't anticipating there being much of interest, but the tour was so well done that it really transports you back in time. Not...More

Thank xpatsuitcase
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Fascinated by the history and the house, but our guide was so into his time-traveling character that you really couldn't ask questions about each room/exhibit 'lest you interrupted his spiel. At the end you could when he 'came back' to 2017, but by then I...More

Thank Don V
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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