• Saxton House at First Ladies National Historic Site

    First Ladies

    National Historic Site Ohio

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Directions

Map of area around First Ladies National Historic Site.

Produced by Harpers Ferry Center.

The First Ladies National Historic Site is located in downtown Canton, Ohio. Free parking is available behind the Saxton House or at our gated lot on the corner of Market Avenue South and 3rd Street SW (entrance from Market Avenue South).

From the South:
Follow I-77 North to the Downtown/Tuscarawas Exit. Turn right onto Tuscarawas and travel to Market Street South. Turn right onto Market Street South. Travel through two lights and immediately after the 2nd light is our gated parking on the right hand side.

From the North:
Follow I-77 South to the Downtown/Tuscarawas Exit. Turn left onto Tuscarawas and follow to Market Avenue. Turn right onto Market Avenue. Travel through two lights and immediately after the 2nd light in our gated parking on the right hand side.

Did You Know?

View of Oil Painting of Jacqueline Kennedy

Jacqueline Bouvier worked as an "inquiring photographer" for the Washington Times Herald after her graduation from George Washington University in 1951. That year she interviewed Congressman John F. Kennedy for a story. Two years later, she married the future president in Newport, Rhode Island.