Outdoor Exhibits

Learn more about the life and legacy of Ulysses S. Grant, as well as his final resting place at General Grant National Memorial. Each of the 20 different outdoor exhibits are expanded upon below to provide more information about each period of Grant's life, the development and construction of the Tomb, and his lasting legacy.

Who Was Ulysses S. Grant?


Grant's Early Years


Civilian Life


Military Career


Reconstruction Era


18th President of the United States


Grant's World Tour and Final Years


Ulysses S. Grant Funeral


Temporary Tomb and Construction


Grant's Tomb Dedication Ceremony


Outdoor Architecture


Indoor Architecture


Civil War General Busts


Mosaic Architecture


Final Resting Place


Pendentives Architecture


Community Events and Park Operations


Last updated: July 24, 2021

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C/O General Grant National Memorial

New York, NY 10005


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