Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site

Rank: 328

Park Description

Only one U.S. president was born in New York City. Raised in a townhouse at 28 E. 20th St., Theodore Roosevelt would grow up to be our 26th President and become immortalized on Mount Rushmore. However, he started life as a sickly yet bright boy who exercised to improve his health and began a lifelong passion for the "strenuous life."

Park Address

Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace NHS 28 East 20th Street

New York, NY, 10003