• Cedar Hill

    Frederick Douglass

    National Historic Site District of Columbia

Operating Hours & Seasons


The site is open every day of the year with the exceptions of Thanksgiving, December 25th, and January 1st. Access to the house is by ticketed tour only.



(April - October)

Park: 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

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(November - March)

Park: 9:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.

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Did You Know?

Checker board made by Douglass

Visitors to Frederick Douglass' Cedar Hill home in Washington, D.C. would enjoy a game of checkers with him in his East Parlor, the fanciest and most public room in the house.