• Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in his study, circa 1875.

    Longfellow House Washington's Headquarters

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

Operating Hours & Seasons

Longfellow House - Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site is now closed for 2014 season

Tours may be available, staff permitting, as well as education programs. Please call (617) 876-4491 for information. Other special tours and events offered during the year will be listed on the web site's schedule of events or Like us on Facebook to stay up-to-date with events and programs at Longfellow House - Washington's Headquarters NHS. The site will reopen in the spring of 2015; look for an announcement of the exact date early next year.

The site's archives are open for researchers by appointment. Call (617) 491-1054.

The gardens and grounds are free and open to the public year-round from dawn to dusk every day. Apart from handicapped parking, there is no on-site visitor parking available. Metered parking is available on Brattle Street and other nearby roads. Several parking garages and lots are located in Harvard Square, a ten minute walk from Longfellow House - Washington's Headquarters NHS. The Harvard Square subway station, located in Harvard Square, is also a ten minute walk from the site.

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