Plan Your Visit

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What to Know Before Your Visit

Learn more about what services are available at James A. Garfield National Historic Site before you visit!

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How Do I Get There?

Directions to the Garfield Home can be found here. For more information about getting to the site please call 440 255-8722.

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Follow In The Footsteps of the President

President James A. Garfield spent a majority of his 49 years of life in northeast Ohio. These sites will help you walk in his shoes.

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Activities at James A. Garfield NHS

Take a virtual tour, watch the site movie, and view the exhibits. These are just a few activities to do at the site. Learn more here.

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National Park Service Safety

Learn more about the precautions to deter the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) at James A.Garfield National Historic Site.

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Learn About Accessibility Issues

Accessibility is a big issue for some visitors. We strive to make all facilities available to all. Learn more.

Last updated: October 16, 2020

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

8095 Mentor Avenue
Mentor, OH 44060


440 255-8722
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