• General Grant National Memorial

    General Grant

    National Memorial New York

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    As of April 9th 2014 we will be open Wednesday through Monday until further notice. We remain closed on Tuesdays. Operating hours will remain the same.

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Educators are encouraged to bring their classes to "Grant's Tomb". Whether for self-guided tours, ranger-guided tours, or just for a quick peek, students of all ages are welcome to the final resting place of our 18th President. However, please note that one chaperone is required for every ten visitors that are under the age of 18.

Please click on the "Self Guided" and "Ranger Guided" page links to the left for more information.

Did You Know?

Grant & Lee shake hands at Appomattox

After the Civil War, calls went out for Confederate leaders to be tried for treason. Ulysses S. Grant insisted that Robert E. Lee, who had been paroled at Appomattox, could not be put on trial, and the matter was dropped. More...