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COVID-19 Response
Current Condtions for operational status of buidlings, grounds, and facilities at General Grant National Memorial

From News Release August 26, 2020 

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With public health in mind, the following facilities/operations remain closed/suspended at this time:

General Grant NM Mausoleum and Mosaic Benches
General Grant NM Visitor Center and Public Restroom Facilities

Beginning August 26, 2020, General Grant NM reopened access to:

General Grant NM Main Plaza
General Grant NM Overlook Pavilion

The Following Hours and Days of Operation Only Apply to
OPEN AREAS Listed Above at This Time:


General Grant National Memorial does not charge an entrance fee. The Memorial does not issue or sell any Federal Agency Passes at the site. Visit the America the Beautiful Passes Program for a list of sites where passes are sold, including online options.

Entrance Fees:

Entrance Passes:

The overlook pavilion and visitor center is located west of, and across Riverside Drive from the Mausoleum. The overlook provides seasonal views of the Hudson River. Stairs and ADA accessible ramps lead down below the overlook to the visitor center entrance. The visitor center features restrooms, a bookstore, exhibits. A 20-minute film about Ulysses S Grant is also availble. 
The Mausoleum (tomb) decorated with buntings and flags in preparation for the annual birthday celebration

Last updated: July 31, 2021

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