Pets, with the exception of those trained to assist disabled persons, are not allowed in park structures such as the Visitor Center, Early Home, Museum, or Homestead.
Pets on leashes are allowed on the Homestead grounds, as well as on roadways and sidewalks of the National Cemetery
Did You Know?
A successful transatlantic cable was completed in 1866. This connected America and England by telegraph and helped tremendously with international communications. The original cable, completed in 1858, worked only three weeks. The Civil War and financial troubles interrupted the effort until 1865.