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.
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?
Martha Johnson Patterson, Andrew Johnson's daughter, said their slave Sam would boast that he was Johnson's servant. "But in truth," she continued, "Andrew Johnson belonged to Sam." Andrew Johnson gave Sam land for a church and school for the freedmen of Greeneville, TN.