• William Howard Taft Birthplace

    William Howard Taft

    National Historic Site Ohio

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between the Taft Museum and William Howard Taft National Historic Site?

The Taft museum of Art was the home of William Howard Taft’s half-brother Charles Phelps Taft. William Howard never lived in what is now the Taft Museum of Art.

Q. Can I buy a Golden Age Pass at the Park?

A. Yes. The park sells both the Golden Age and National Parks Pass. Qualified individuals may also obtain a Golden Access pass.

Did You Know?

NPS Photo; Taft throws out the first pitch to start the season

Taft tossed out the first ball of the Washington Nationals-Philadelphia Athletics baseball game on April 14, 1910. This started a tradition that continues with U.S. Presidents today.