• General Grant National Memorial

    General Grant

    National Memorial New York

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  • 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.

Fees & Reservations

William Tecumseh Sherman

Busts of five of Grant's greatest generals, added in 1938 as part of a Works Progress Administration (WPA) project.



Admission to the site is free.

Commercial filming and photography as well as other special uses, when appropriate, may be approved through a permit. Fees and cost-recovery may apply. Please follow the "Permits" link on the left for more information.


Ranger-guided tours for groups larger then 10 persons are available by reservation only. These reserved tours are subject to availability.

To request a ranger-guided tour for your group, please complete the request form and fax it to (212) 932-9631. Requests are accepted for group tours on Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays, and are based on staff availability. Group requests must be received at least 2 weeks in advance of the requested date.

For class field trips please click on the "For Teachers" link to the left.

For more information about group requests call (212) 666-1640.

Did You Know?

President Abraham Lincoln

Choosing to return to the front during the Civil War, General Ulysses S. Grant declined to attend a White House party in his honor with the statement, "Really, Mr. Lincoln, I have had enough of this show business."