New expanded days!
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.
The mausoleum's interior is available for self-guided touring at selected times during the day. Please go to the "Operating Hours & Seasons" page under the "Plan Your Visit" link to the left, for more specific information.
Please note that visitors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone. General Grant National Memorial requires one chaperone for every ten children. Children and students are required to remain with their chaperones at all times.
Did You Know?
According to his memoirs, U.S. Grant was suffering "very severely" with a "sick headache" the day before he was to meet R.E. Lee at Appomattox Court House. However, as soon as he read Lee's note suggesting they meet to formalize the surrender of the Confederate Army, his headache disappeared. More...