Places To Go

The Harriet Tubman National Historical Park includes the Thompson Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church that Tubman raised funds to build and where you can walk the grounds.

The Harriet Tubman Visitor Center, the Tubman Home for the Aged, and the Harriet Tubman Residence are also part of the park and sit on a roughly 32-acre campus on South Street. These three sites are operated by National Park Service partner, The Harriet Tubman Home, Inc.

Please check the below information and websites for current hours and services:

Thompson Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church

Address: 49 Parker Street, Auburn, New York 13021
Exterior only, grounds are open dawn to dusk.

The property contains two structures, the historic Thompson A.M.E. Zion Church, and the adjacent rectory, which together will provide the National Park Service (NPS) with administrative and visitor contact spaces in the future. Both buildings are currently uninhabitable and require substantial repair and renovations prior to being returned to public uses. The NPS is currently undertaking a Historic Structures and Finishes Study and limited emergency stabilization of the church building in order to help guide appropriate repairs and future restoration of this iconic building. Please use caution when walking around the site.

Harriet Tubman Visitor Center

Address: 180 - 182 South Street, Auburn, New York 13021
Operated by National Park Service partner, Harriet Tubman Home, Inc.

Tubman Home for the Aged

Address: 180 - 182 South Street, Auburn, New York 13021
Access to the Home for the Aged is by guided tour. There is a fee for this tour and tours begin at the Harriet Tubman Visitor Center. The fee is charged by theHarriet Tubman Home, Inc. National park passes are not honored for admission.

Harriet Tubman Residence

Address: 180 - 182 South Street, Auburn, New York 13021
Exterior only, grounds are open dawn to dusk.

Fort Hill Cemetary

Address: 19 Fort Street, Auburn, New York 13021
This related Tubman site lies outside of Harriet Tubman NHP and contains the location where Tubman is buried. It is operated independently from the park. Grounds are open dawn to dusk. For more information, visit Fort Hill Cemetary's website.

Last updated: July 26, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Harriet Tubman National Historical Park
P.O. Box 769

Auburn, NY 13021-0769

Phone:

315-224-1175

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