General Grant
National Memorial New York


Lighograph of the 1776 Battle of Harlem Heights
An artist's rendition of the Battle of Harlem Heights

Drawn by A. R. Waud Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

Save the Date for our yearly events!

Battle of Harlem Walking Tour

Saturday September 14th, 2019 1:15 pm
Learn about this forgotten, but important strategic victory for the American Revolution and how the battle then shaped the area which would be used to build General Grant’s Tomb over 100 years later!

The tour will start at the Visitor Center at 1:15pm. This special walking tour will last around one hour. The event is FREE! Program to be held indoors in the event of rain.

Open House New York Weekend

Saturday and Sunday, October 19 & 20, 2019
Join us for special 30-minute architecture themed tours each day at 11:15 am and 3:15 pm in the Mausoleum.

Veterans Day

Monday November 11th, 2019
Honoring veterans throughtout history.

Julia's Death Date Observance

Saturday December 14th, 2019
Please join us for the laying of linen roses and a short ranger talk about Julia Grant.

Julia's Birthday Observance

Sunday January 26th, 2020
Learn more about how Julia D. Grant was a key part of the Presidency and Generalship being a sucess for Ulysses S Grant.

President's Day

Monday, February 17, 2020
A day to honor all things positively presidential

148th Anniversary of Yellowstone National Park

Sunday March 1st 2020
General Grant Memorial commemorates the legislation signed by President Ulysses S Grant on March 1, 1872 that created the first national park.

Ulysses S. Grant's 198th Birthday Celebration!

Monday, April 27, 2020, 11am in the plaza at General Grant National Memorial
Co-hosted by the United States Military Academy at West Point, join us for a grand, formal military celebration to commemorate the birthday of former President and General Ulysses S. Grant.

Memorial Day

Monday, May 25th, 2020,
Join us in a day of remeberance for members of the armed services from all American conflicts that lost their lives serving in the line of duty.

A Great Day In Harlem

Late July 2020
Enjoy Jazz music in the Plaza of the Mausoleum during this community-wide event.

Visit Harlem Week Festival New York CIty Website for Details


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Last updated: August 30, 2019

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