Operating Hours & Seasons
Note: General Grant National Memorial will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday Starting October 2nd 2012. This includes both the mausoleum and Visitor Center.
General Grant National Memorial visitor center is open Thursday through Monday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
The mausoleum is open to visitors, Thursday through Monday, at the following times:
11:15 AM, 1:15 PM, and 3:15 PM.
The site is closed every Thanksgiving Day (4th Thursday in November) and Christmas Day (December 25).
Grant's Tomb may close in cases of inclement weather, such as severe snowstorms. In those instances, please call (212) 666-1640 to verify the opening hours of the site.
Did You Know?
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."