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

    James A Garfield

    National Historic Site Ohio

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  • Please observe changing seasonal hours

    Beginning May 1, the site will be open Tuesday - Saturday from 10am-5pm. The last tour of the Garfield home is at 4:15pm each day. These hours are through October.

Operating Hours & Seasons

Front Door of Garfield Home - start tours in the Visitor Center

Front Door of the Garfield Home - start tours in the Visitor Center!

NPS Staff

May 1 to October 31
James A. Garfield National Historic Site is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The site is closed Sundays and Mondays.

November 1 to April 30
James A. Garfield National Historic Site is open Fridays and Saturdays only from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed Sunday through Thursday). Adult and school groups may make reservations during the week by calling 440-255-8722. Teachers may book field trips during this time by calling our main number, or Park Ranger Mary Lintern at 440-255-8722.

Holiday closures:

  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
  • New Years Day

Fee Free Days:

  • National Public Lands Day
  • Veterans Day Weekend

The last house tour leaves at 4:15 p.m. daily. Tours may be limited.

Did You Know?

Portrait of Brig. Gen. James A. Garfield, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, LC-B8172-2218 DLC

At the time James A. Garfield was promoted to Brigadier General in January 1862, he was 30 years old, making him the Union Army's youngest General.