• Front Porch of the Garfield Home - site of 1880 presidential campaign

    James A Garfield

    National Historic Site Ohio

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    The Garfield Home will close September 2 through March, 2015 for the installation of a new geothermal heating and air conditioning system. The Visitor Center and Grounds will remain open during this time; Friday-Saturday 10am-5pm. More »

  • Site Open Labor Day Weekend Sunday and Monday

    James A. Garfield NHS will be open Sunday, August 31 and Monday, September 1 for the Labor Day holiday. Hours are 10am-5pm; the last tour of the Garfield home leaves at 4:15pm. Enjoy your weekend!

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Firing drill conducted by the 7th & 8th US, 2nd Virginia and 5th Texas CSA

Firing drill conducted by the 7th & 8th US, and the 2nd Virginia and 5th. Civil War Encampent July-August 2010, James A. Garfield NHS

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Images from our first encampment held to commemmorate the Civil War service of General James A. Garfield. The attached photo shows a bayonet drill demonstrated by the 5th Texas. Keep checking back for information about the 2011 encampment

Did You Know?

Garfield Profile, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, LC-BH82601-1484-B DLC

James A. Garfield was the last president to be born in a log cabin. He was born in Orange Township, Ohio which is now Moreland Hills.