Operating Hours & Seasons

Longfellow House - Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site will close for the 2016 season on October 30

The Visitor Center is open from 9:30-5:00, Wednesday-Sunday. Fifty-minute, ranger-led tours start in the Visitor Center at 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00. Tours are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Outside of the house, walking tours are offered Wednesday through Sunday at 2:30, tours of the historic landscape begin Wednesday through Sunday at 11:15 and 3:45, and a talk in the formal garden starts at 1:00 each Saturday.

Please call (617)876-4491 for reservations if your group is more than 8 people, preferably at least two weeks in advance.

Special tours, lectures, and other events may be found on the Calendar or Like us on Facebook to stay up-to-date with the happenings at Longfellow House - Washington's Headquarters NHS.

The site's archives are open for researchers by appointment. Call (617) 491-1054.

The gardens and grounds are free and open to the public year-round from dawn to dusk every day.

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Mailing Address:

105 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138


(617) 876-4491

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