There is no entrance fee. If you make a reservation to tour the historic house, there is a fee of $1.50 for each reserved ticket or a flat fee of $5.00 for school groups.
Please note: You can only enter the historic house by being on a guided tour. Reservations are strongly encouraged.
Because the site does not charge an entrance fee, passes are not issued here. Learn more about the America the Beautiful - The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass series and fee-free days in the national parks.
The only way to get inside Frederick Douglass's home is to be on a guided tour. Rangers lead daily tours at scheduled times.
Find out about operating hours and seasons, fees and passes, and permits and reservations.
Tour the historic house, see exhibits, explore the grounds, and watch the film.
Last updated: August 24, 2017
1411 W Street SE