• Andrew Johnson with Sioux delegation at White House

    Andrew Johnson

    National Historic Site Tennessee

Your Safety

Your safety is important to us.

Please be advised that the doorframes and stairwells in the historic structures may be very low.

Stairways can be steep and narrow.

Be sure to mind your footing on brick sidewalks.

Did You Know?

Eliza reading

Contrary to popular thought, Eliza did not teach her husband to read. She did help Andrew Johnson build on what he already knew by tutoring him from her schoolbooks. She also read to him in the Tailor Shop while he worked.