Ways to Learn About James A. Garfield National Historic Site

From the comfort of your own home, explore more about James A. Garfield National Historic Site:

  • Listen to two cell phone tours available about the site. Stops 1-10 take visitors around the 8 acres of the Garfield property and describes the outbuildings; Stops 11-20 are all about the 1880 presidential campaign and how the property was a major part. The cell phone tours can be found here.

  • Explore Lucretia Garfield's "Building of Consequence: The Windmill at James A. Garfield NHS". This brochure shares details about the 1894 windmill structure, such as how and why it was constructed.
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  • Virtual Group Tours and Programs available- Do you have a group who would like a tour through the Garfield Home or learn more about 19th century topics? Find out more about the virtual offerings here and how to schedule your group.


Last updated: November 2, 2022

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