Theodore Roosevelt's 160th Birthday at Sagamore Hill

Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 2:00pm
Event Info
Cost: 
Free
Contact Phone: 
516-922-4788
Recommended Age: 
5+

Join Sagamore Hill to celebrate the 160th birthday of President Theodore Roosevelt.

The schedule of activities including a performance by the Long Island Vegetable Orchestra at 2pm. Activities will kick-off with Volunteer Naturalist on a moderate walk around the grounds of Sagamore Hill to view the fall colors. There will also be a children's craft available at conclusion of the hike. Meet behind the Visitor Center at 11am, and be sure to wear comfortable shoes. 

Following the nature walk, join a park ranger at 1pm for an interactive music program including historic recordings and a live performance of period music.

Sagamore Hill is excited to host the Long Island Vegetable Orchestra in a performance on the porch of Theodore Roosevelt's home using homemade instruments crafted from the garden including carrot pan pipes, squash trombones, and pumpkin drums. This 2pm performance will include an interactive display which will be available for all ages from 12-3pm. Home tours are additional, however children under age 15 are free.
 

Sagamore Hill National Historic Site
20 Sagamore Hill Road
Oyster Bay , NY
Phone: 516-922-4788
40° 52' 57.3204" N, 73° 30' 19.3644" W
New York