The National Parks of New York Harbor includes 23 unique destinations, all of them easy to reach by subway, car or ferry.
Below is a link for a video about General Grant National Memorial.
Building Grant's Tomb (3:41)
Did You Know?
Ulysses S. Grant acquired the only slave he is known to have owned from his father-in-law, Frederick Dent. In the late 1850s, Grant was unsuccessfully trying to earn his fortune as a farmer. Rather than sell him for much-needed cash, Grant chose to give William Jones his freedom in March of 1859.