This site will be closed on Thursday 11/28/13 in honor of Thanksgiving. The site will reopen on Friday 11/29/12 with the normal operating hours.
Financial contributions toward the preservation, education, and special public programming at General Grant National Memorial are gratefully accepted. Small cash donations may be made at the donation box located at the site's visitor center. Larger donations are accepted by check or money order made payable to the "National Park Service" and sent to the following address:
If you have a specific park program that you would like to target for your donation, please write a letter or note specifying where you would like it to be directed. If you make no specific request, the funds will be deposited in a "general" donation account, which typically funds educational and interpretive programming at General Grant National Memorial.
Did You Know?
On December 17, 1863, Congress awarded the only gold medal given by the United States Government to a soldier in the Civil War to General Ulysses S. Grant. The award was in appreciation for the capture of Vicksburg and Chattanooga by forces under his command.