• Andrew Johnson with Sioux delegation at White House

    Andrew Johnson

    National Historic Site Tennessee

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  • Early Home Wheelchair Lift Temporarily Inaccessible

    An improved wheelchair lift for the Early Home is being installed. During the transition, the lift will be temporarily inaccessible during the week of September 22, 2014.

Fees & Reservations

Fees:

There are no fees charged at the park. Donations are accepted.

 

Reservations:

Reservations are required for the Homestead tour only. Tours are given daily at 9:30, 10:30, 11:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, and 4:30 on a first-come, first-served basis. Tours are limited to 12.

Make your reservation at the Visitor Center desk no later than 15 minutes prior to the time of the tour.

Schools or groups with numbers larger than 12 should call the Visitor Center at 423-638-3551 to make arrangements with staff.

Did You Know?

Dolly and Andrew Johnson Stover

According to William Johnson, a former slave belonging to Andrew Johnson, William's mother Dolly asked Andrew Johnson to purchase her because she thought he looked kind. Johnson bought not only Dolly, but her brother Sam as well.