Ulysses S. Grant was the victorious Civil War general who saved the Union. Following the war, Grant served two terms as the 18th president of the United States: 1869–1877.
This 9.65-acre National Historic Site commemorates the personal lives of Ulysses S. Grant and his wife, Julia. Their house, White Haven, is a National Historic Landmark; it is one of several historic structures on the property. A visitor center, introductory film, museum, and interpretive tours are available daily. Kids can become Junior Rangers.
There are many things to do and see at Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site: watch the introductory film in the Visitor Center; walk the trace; visit the home and outbuildings; explore the interpretive museum located inside the stable.
Beginning at 9:30 a.m., free interpretive visits to the Main House are usually offered every 30 minutes; typically, the last house visit of the day begins at 4 p.m.
The site is closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.
Visit the website for details, schedules and special events.