• William Howard Taft Birthplace

    William Howard Taft

    National Historic Site Ohio

Operating Hours & Seasons

Operating Hours & Seasons

The site is open seven days a week from 8:00 am. to 4:00 p.m. Closed January 1,Thanksgiving Day, and December 25.

Guided Tours of the Taft House are every thirty minutes starting on the hour and half hour. The last guided tour of the day is at 3:30 p.m.

William Howard Taft National Historic Site is located at 2038 Auburn Avenue, one block south of Christ Hospital. Free parking is available in a small lot in front of the Taft Education Center or a lot on Southern Avenue. Call 513-684-3262 for accessibilty assistance and information.

Driving directions and map, as well as other useful information about your visit can be found at www.nps.gov/wiho or by calling 513.684.3262

Did You Know?

NPS photos Tafts sitting on their porch

1906 William Howard Taft assumes control of the Cuban Government as the Provisional Governor. As Secretary of War William Howard Taft became the supervisor of the Panama Canal Construction that continued from May 1904. Taft was the first president to visit Mexico while in office.