History & Culture

History & Culture

The history and culture of White Haven, now Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site, is a rich and varied tapestry. Click on one of the underlined links below to learn more about the people, places, and stories associated with White Haven's past.

People: Learn more about Ulysses S. Grant, his wife Julia Dent Grant, and the many other 19th century residents at White Haven.

Places: Today, five historic structures remain on the ten acre core of the original estate. Read more about them and the entire White Haven property.

Stories: Stories of White Haven and its former residents provide insight into the past.

Check this and the connected pages often as we continue to add information about the people, places, stories and collections at White Haven.

White Haven White Dogwood
White Haven in the Spring

National Park Service

Last updated: April 10, 2015

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