Basic Information

William Howard Taft National Historic Site is located in southwestern Ohio, in the city of Cincinnati. The park's average annual visitation is about 20,000 visitors, primarily between March and October

Let Us Help You Plan Your Visit

  • William Howard Taft National Historic Site is located in southwestern Ohio, located on the northern edge of the downtown Cincinnati area.
  • Before you begin your journey to the park, be sure to check on the current traffic and Road Conditions around the park and Cincinnati area. Visit the Directions page to determine the best way to reach the park.
  • Check on the normal hours of operation for the Taft Education Center and the Taft home.
  • If you are with a commercial photography or film crew, please review the requirements before visiting the park.
  • If you are planning on bringing a tour group or a school group, please be aware that the park has a limit on the number of visitors in a large group.
  • Browse the park Calendar to see what events are planned for your visit.
  • There are no entrance fees to visit William Howard Taft National Historic Site.
  • Planning on spending multiple days in the area and at the park? See what accommodations and restaurants are available around the park and downtown Cincinnati area.
  • Get the current Weather Conditions for the park and surrounding area.
  • While the park has no camping or overnight facilities, there are variety of places to stay and campgrounds are available within a short distance.
  • Food is not available for purchase within the park. There are no vending machines on park grounds either. Visitors can find a wide variety of restaurants located near the Taft Education Center.
  • Visiting the park with your pet? Find out where Pets can and cannot go while on park grounds.
  • For additional information or resources in planning your visit to the Cincinnati area, please visit the Greater Cincinnati Convention & Visitors Bureau online.
  • Looking for more National Park Service areas? You can stay right here in the Buckeye state and see seven more National Park Service sites throughout the state.

Last updated: August 12, 2019

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2038 Auburn Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45219


513 684-3262

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