World Tour Feature: Ulysses and Julia Grant’s tour of 19 countries, 1877 – 1879

Ulysses S. Grant and Julia Dent Grant Exhibit

Ulysses S. Grant and his wife Julia embarked on a diplomatic tour of 19 countries from May 1877 to September 1879. As a representative of the Hayes administration, Grant’s itinerary included meetings with prominent figures in each country and celebrations in his honor.

Last updated: July 11, 2022