Places To Go

Whether you're passing through for a day, or planning an extended stay in the St. Louis area, there is plenty to see and do at Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site.

To help you get started, here's what a typical visit may include:

  • Watch the 22-minute introductory film "Ulysses S. Grant: A Legacy of Freedom" in the Visitor Center.
  • Walk the self-guided ¼ mile historic trace and see the historic outbuildings.
  • Take a ranger led tour of President Grant's historic home "White Haven" (Average tour time: 30-40 minutes)
  • Visit the museum, located in the 1872 horse stable.
  • Make a stop at the park store for a wide selection of books, videos, souvenirs, and educational materials.

Photograph of historic White Haven in the early spring with magnolia blossoms and snow
White Haven's Main House.

NPS photo.

Last updated: December 23, 2017

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Mailing Address:

7400 Grant Road
St. Louis, MO 63123


(314) 842-1867

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