Operating Hours & Seasons

William Howard Taft Education Center and Taft Family House

William Howard Taft National Historic Site maintains seasonal hours of operation, summer and winter. Please check the Hours and Seasons section to ensure the park visitor center and Taft Family home will be open during your visit to the site.

Winter Seasonal Hours

Between the middle of November through the middle of February, operating days and hours during the winter season are Thursday through Sunday from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. Both the visitor center and the Taft Family home are closed to the visiting public from Monday through Wednesday when winter season hours are in effect.

Summer Operating Hours

The visitor center and Taft Family home are open seven days a week, from 8:30 AM until 4:45 PM between the middle of February through the middle of November.

The park is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day so that staff may observe these three federal holidays and be with family.

Taft Family Home Tours

Tours of the historic William Howard Taft home are available. You can find detailed information about Taft home tours on the Touring the Taft Family Home page.


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: October 30, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

2038 Auburn Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45219


513 684-3262

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