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

    James A Garfield

    National Historic Site Ohio

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  • Garfield Home to Close in September; Visitor Center and Grounds Remain Open

    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!

Event Details

  • Every 2nd Saturday of every month. from 04/11/2015 to 07/11/2020

    Location: James A. Garfield National Historic Site Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Fee Information: $15

Not to be confused with our popular Behind the Scenes tour, this special tour takes you into several of the rooms of the Garfield home BEHIND the normal public barriers and allows you to see and even handle some of the home's unique artifacts.Always wanted to see further into some of the home's most beautiful rooms?Then Behind the Ropes is the tour for you!Cost is $15.00 per person.Limited space; reservations required.Please call 440-255-8722 for reservations.Minimum age is 16.