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Museum honors Teddy Roosevelt in new exhibit

Friday, October 26, 2012

Native New Yorker and former President Theodore Roosevelt is being honored by the museum he helped build.

The Museum of Natural History is unveiling the two-story Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Hall after a year-long restoration.

The exhibit includes animals and artifacts from wilderness areas that Roosevelt preserved through the conservation policies he pioneered.

It opens on Tuesday, the 154th anniversary of Roosevelt's birth.

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