Operating Hours & Seasons

Ida Saxton McKinley
Portrait of Ida Saxton McKinley in 1897

Library of Congress

Visitor Center Hours

Summer Season
(May 1 - October 31, 2019)

Monday - Sunday, 9 am - 4 pm

Winter Season
(November 1, 2019 - April 30, 2020)

Friday and Saturday, 9 am - 4 pm


The visitor center is open from 9 am - 4 pm. Tours of the Saxton-McKinley House leave from the visitor center at the top of every hour, beginning at 10 am. The last tour begins at 3 pm. Tours last approximately 50 minutes.

Parking & Directions

First Ladies National Historic Site is located at 205 Market Avenue South in Canton, Ohio. There is limited free parking available in a small lot one block south of the visitor center and behind the Saxton-McKinley House. For information on accessibility, visit the Accessibility page or contact us.

Visit the Directions page for guided directions and maps as well as other useful information about your visit.


Last updated: July 21, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

By Mail: National First Ladies Library 205 Market Avenue South
Canton, OH 44702-2107

Phone:

(330) 452-0876

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