General Grant
National Memorial New York

Schedule of Events

Flyer for Womens History Month See link for PDF version in text description
Please Join us for Sundays in March as we celebrate women who have made history

Womens History Month
March is ALL about the LADIES

March 15th, March 22nd, & March 29th
Please join us Sundays in March as we celebrate women who have made history! On the first, third, and fifth Sunday of the month, we will highlight First Ladies of the United States, and on the second and fourth Sunday we will reflect upon the sacrifices and accomplishments of the Foremothers of the Women's Rights movement

All presentations will take place in the visitor center located on the southbound side of Riverside Drive west of the monument.
First Ladies:
3/15 Eliza Johnson 11am—12:30pm
Julia Grant 1:30pm– 3:00pm
3/29 Lucy Hayes 11:30am—12:30pm
Julia Grant 1:30 pm—3:00pm
Women’s Rights:
3/22 Angelina Grimke Weld 11:30am-12:30 pm
Ida B. Wells
Susan B. Anthony

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Flyer for National Park Week Clean Up Day, Link to PDF file at end of text description of event
Flyer for Volunteer Clean Up Event


National Park Week Volunteer Clean Up Day

Saturday April 18, 2020 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
To kick off National Park Week General Grant National Memorial will conduct a Volunteer clean-up of the plaza that surrounds the monument on Saturday April 18th, 2020 at 10:00 am . The public is welcome to join us in the effort to maintain the Honor and Dignity of the final resting place for the General that won the War between the States and our 18th President.

For more information on this event, group reservations and how to participate please contact us at e-mail us or call 646.670.7251

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Flyer for Ulysses S Grant 198th Birthday Weekend Celebration. See link for PDF file of this flyer in text description for this event
Join us for a weekend of Celebrations to commemorate the 198th Birthday of Ulysses S Grant

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Ulysses S. Grant 198th Birthday Weekend Celebration

Saturday April 25th through Monday April 27th, 2020
Celebrate President and General Ulysses S. Grant with a weekend of special events!

11:00 am to 4:00 pm

Living History and Community Fair on the Front Plaza

11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

11:00 am to 2:00 pm

USMA West Point Honor Guard Ceremony for the 198th Birthday of U.S. Grant & Book Signing with Elizabeth Samet

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Flyer Image for I love My Park Day, See link in text for PDF version
Join us for I love my Park Day

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National Park Week: I love My Park Day

Saturday May 2, 2020 10:00am to 2:00pm
Volunteer with us on May 2nd to be a part of this exciting statewide event to improve and enhance New York's parks, historic sites, and public lands!
Join General Grant National Memorial to help rake leaves, pull weeds, and clean up around the site. The is event is free and all ages are encouraged to attend. T-shirts and tools will be supplied. Please wear clothes that you don't mind getting dirty.

To volunteer or support your National Park, please call (646)670-7251 or e-mail us at or

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Save the Date for Other Upcoming Events

Memorial Day

Monday May 25, 2020 2:00 pm
Join us at the Mausoleum as we decorate the tomb with a laying of a wreath, to commemorate what was once known as decoration day here at the Memorial

Grant's Death Day Observance Ceremony

Saturday July 25th 2020 11:00 am
Over 1 million people attended the national funeral for Ulysses S Grant shortly after his death. Join the National Park Service as we remember the impact that that Grant's Death had on the American public in 1885. Ceremony will take place inside the Mausoleum.

Jazz Mobile: July & August 2020

Wednesday Evenings
Details to be announced

Great Day in Harlem:

Sunday July 26 2020
join us for our largest event of the year! See live Performances, food,

Battle of Harlem Heights

Saturday & Sunday September 12-13, 2020
Join us for special walking tours to explore the 1776 American Revolutionary War Battle of Harlem Heights that took place in the local area surrounding the Mausoleum over 100 years before its construction.


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Last updated: March 13, 2020

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Mailing Address:

Riverside Drive and W. 122nd Street
New York, NY 10027


(646) 670-7251

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