• The Gallatin House

    Friendship Hill

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

Operating Hours & Seasons

Gallatin House Visitor Center
open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

May through September

  • The Gallatin House is open daily

October

  • The Gallatin House will be open Fridays through Mondays only
  • Closed T-W-Th

November through March

  • The Gallatin House will be open Saturdays and Sundays only
  • When a federal holiday -- November 11, December 25, or January 1 -- falls on Saturday or Sunday, the Gallatin House will be closed.

April

  • The Gallatin House will be open Fridays through Mondays only
  • Closed T-W-Th
 
Deer crossing a snow covered road
The Park Grounds and Trails are open daily from sunrise to sunset, all year. Please note: While the park is open Sunrise to Sunset - the Gallatin House Visitor Center may be closed during the winter season.

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Did You Know?

Albert Gallatin

Although Albert Gallatin was an ardent abolitionist, he did buy a slave in Virginia by the name of Charlotte Smith. As he was negotiating her purchase, he was also working with a lawyer on the legal act of manumission to change her slavery to an indenture.