Operating Hours & Seasons

Effective Thursday, March 19th, 2020, the Taft Education Center and Taft House will be closed until further notice.

All tours and scheduled events have been cancelled.

Please check the park's social media pages for updates on visitor center re-openings.

For current information about the novel (new) coronavirus (COVID-19),
please visit the National Park Service Public Health update page.

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please visit our Communications page.

A tan brick building on the left surrounded by a brick sidewalk and a large, three-story house in the background.

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William Howard Taft
Education Center & House

William Howard Taft National HIstoric Site is open seven days a week. The park is closed on the following Federal holidays: January 1st, Thanksgiving Day, and December 25th.

Current Hours of Operation:

Every day - 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Guided Tours of the Taft House will still be every thirty minutes. The last guided tour of the day will be 4:00 p.m. A "mini-tour" will be offered for any late-comers at 4:15 p.m. (contingent upon adequate staffing).

Parking & Directions

William Howard Taft National Historic Site is located at 2038 Auburn Avenue, one block south of Christ Hospital, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Free parking is available in a small lot in front of the Taft Education Center on Auburn Avenue or in a larger lot directly behind the Taft house and Education Center, accessible via Southern Avenue. For information on accessibility, visit the Accessibility page or Contact Us.

Visit the Directions page for guided directions and maps as well as other useful information about your visit or, you can Contact Us directly.

Last updated: March 18, 2020

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Mailing Address:

2038 Auburn Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45219


(513) 684-3262

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