Laws & Policies

For a safe and enjoyable visit, please follow park regulations.

  • Service animals are always welcome.

  • Pets are not permitted in Fort Hill Cemetery.

  • Pets are welcome outside but must be leashed at: Thompson Memorial AME Zion Church, the Harriet Tubman Visitor Center and Home for the Aged, and the Harriet Tubman Residence. Please clean up after your pet.

  • Please use established roads and parking areas.

Firearms in National Parks
Visitors may possess firearms within a national park provided they comply with federal, state, and local laws. Federal law prohibits firearms in certain park facilities and buildings. These places are marked with signs at public entrances.

The role of responsible gun owners is to know and obey the federal, state, and local laws applicable to the park they visit. Learn more about New York state gun laws.

Last updated: January 10, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Harriet Tubman National Historical Park
P.O. Box 769

Auburn, NY 13021-0769



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