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!
Volunteering at James A. Garfield NHS
We need you this spring and summer! Training begins NOW in anticipation of our open season in May. Current positions include:
Hours and shifts are flexible. We provide all the information you need to know, and a uniform shirt! Training process usually takes about one month. You must be at least 16 to be an interpreter or front desk volunteer.
Contact Park Ranger Allison Powell today to set up an interview! 440-255-8722 or e-mail us.
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.