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

    James A Garfield

    National Historic Site Ohio

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  • Garfield Home is Closed in September; Visitor Center and Grounds Remain Open

    The Garfield Home is closed from 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; Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm. More »

  • Behind the Scenes, Behind the Ropes, Civil War Tour Suspended

    Due to the house closure, the Behind the Scenes, Behind the Ropes, and the Civil War tour will be suspended until April, 2015. We appreciate your understanding and hope to see you in the spring!

Event Details

  • 09/11/2013

    Location: Mentor Public Library, 8215 Mentor Avenue in Mentor. Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 AM Fee Information: Free

Chickamauga, fought September 19-20, 1863, was a Confederate victory but also the most famous battle at which James A. Garfield actively participated.Program is free of charge; please make a free reservation by calling Mentor Public Library at 440-255-8811.Attendees are invited to bring a lunch to enjoy during the talk.