Please observe changing seasonal hours
Beginning May 1, the site will be open Tuesdsay - Saturday from 10am-5pm. The last tour of the Garfield home is at 4:15pm each day. These hours are through October.
The Death of President James A Garfield
Courtesy of the National Museum of Health and Medicine, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC.
President James A. Garfield served just four months in office before being shot by Charles Guiteau on
This free program begins at 1 p.m. in the Visitor Center auditorium. No reservations are necessary.
Did You Know?
James A. Garfield's mother was the first Presidential Mother to attend her son's inauguration. Outgoing President Hayes even gave her his seat.