Two properties, the home of First Lady Ida Saxton McKinley and the seven story 1895 City Bank Building, are preserved at this site, which honors the lives and accomplishment of our nation's First Ladies. The site is managed by the National Park Service and operated by the National First Ladies Library.
Honoring the First Ladies
More Than A Library
First Ladies National Historic Site also features tours through the restored Victorian-era Saxton McKinley House.
Biographies of America's First Ladies
From birth to White House and beyond, you’ll find detailed historical accounts of all of our First Ladies.
You've Got Questions?
Favorite drinks. Inaugural gowns. Social advocacy. Answers to questions ranging from popular to unique have been provided by historian Carl