Historic Sites

Presidents & Patriots Sites

Map these sites

Displaying 1 - 100 of 117

Sort By

 
Abraham Lincoln Library & Museum

Harrogate, Tennessee

Located on the beautiful campus of Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee,...
Adams National Historical Park

Quincy, Massachusetts

The park is comprised of 13 acres, 11 buildings and a collection comprising approximately...
American Presidents Museum

Branson, Missouri

The museum offers a range of exhibits that trace the history of the American presidency....
Andrew Johnson National Historic Site

Greeneville, Tennessee

The Andrew Johnson National Historic Site honors the life of the 17th President. Andrew...
Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial

Arlington, Virginia

As the residence of Robert E. Lee and his family before the Civil War, Arlington House...
Ash Lawn Highland

Charlottesville, Virginia

The 535-acre working farm was once owned by President James Monroe and his wife from 1793...
Aycock Birthplace

Fremont, North Carolina

Found off the beaten path, two miles south of Fremont, the historic site features a mid-...
Baker Block Museum

Baker, Florida

The Baker Block Museum specializes in local history. It has exhibits on a range of topics...
Berkeley Plantation

Charles City, Virginia

One of Virginia's most historic plantations and the site of the first official...
Blount Mansion

Knoxville, Tennessee

Nestled in the center of Downtown Knoxville's government district, Blount Mansion offers...
Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site

Plymouth, Vermont

The Coolidge Homestead is an important component of the activities of the Calvin Coolidge...
Carpenters' Historic Hall

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Since its founding, Carpenters’ House has been the home to numerous tenants in the...
Charles Pinckney National Historic Site

Sullivan's Island, South Carolina

Snee Farm, Pinckney’s coastal plantation, offers an opportunity to learn about the...
Christ Church

Alexandria, Virginia

Christ Church was the first Episcopal Church in Alexandria and has played an important...
Christ Church And Burial Ground

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

“No other church has played a more significant role in our nation’s birth...
Conference House

Staten Island, New York

A captain in the Royal Navy, Billopp built this House around 1680 as the center of his 1,...
Congress Hall

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Constructed in 1787 - 1789 as the Philadelphia County Court House, this building served...
Constitution Convention Museum State Park

Port St. Joe, Florida

A boomtown founded in 1835, St. Joseph competed with Apalachicola as a trading port on...
Constitution Gardens

Washington, District Of Columbia

Constitution Gardens is a living legacy to the founding of the republic as well as an...
Dey Mansion / Washington's Headquarters

Wayne, New Jersey

Constructed between 1740-1750 by Dirck Dey, a Dutch-born planter, the mansion is an...
Eisenhower National Historic Site

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Located near Gettysburg Battlefield, this site was the home of the 34th President, Dwight...
Eisenhower Presidential Library & Museum

Abilene, Kansas

Visitors can tour the nineteenth-century wood-frame house, located on its original site,...
Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site (val Kill Cottage)

Hyde Park, New York

Eleanor Roosevelt chose Val-Kill for her retreat, her office, her home, and her "...
Ford's Theatre National Historic Site

Washington, District Of Columbia

In 1861, theatre entrepreneur John T. Ford leased the First Baptist Church and converted...
Fort Necessity National Battlefield

Farmington, Pennsylvania

The battle at Fort Necessity in the summer of 1754 was the opening action of the French...
Franklin Court

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Franklin Court was the site of the handsome brick home of Benjamin Franklin, who lived...
Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library And Museum

Hyde Park, New York

The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library is the first of our nation’s...
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial

Washington, District Of Columbia

"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself." These are the words of our...
Gadsby's Tavern

Alexandria, Virginia

A historic tavern and museum dating from the years following the American Revolution and...
George C. Marshall Museum

Lexington, Virginia

The museum dedicated to the life of General George C. Marshall also houses many of his...
George Mason Memorial

Washington, District Of Columbia

The George Mason Memorial, dedicated on April 9, 2002, honors the little known but widely...
George Washington Birthplace

Colonial Beach, Virginia

The Memorial House and Colonial Kitchen were constructed in 1931 to recreate the home in...
Grant Cottage State Historic Site

Gansevoort, New York

It was in Joseph W. Drexel's Adirondack cottage that General Ulysses S. Grant died of...
Greenbrier Historical Society

Lewisburg, West Virginia

Greenbrier Historical Society is dedicated to community enrichment through the education...
Grouseland

Vincennes, Indiana

Harrison was elected ninth President of the United States in 1840, so the home is a...
Harding Tomb

Marion, Ohio

The monument, set in ten acres of landscaped grounds, is similar in appearance to a round...
Harry S. Truman Little White House Museum

Key West, Florida

The museum's exhibits range from the microcosmic (the 1948 election) to the macrocosmic (...
Harry S. Truman National Historic Site

Independence, Missouri

Harry S Truman National Historic Site opened to the public on May 15, 1984. In her will,...
Herbert Hoover National Historic Site

West Branch, Iowa

Start at the Visitor Center to get your map and plan your day. See a 12-minute film and...
Hermitage, The

Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey

The Hermitage, a National Historic Landmark, is located on five acres of lawn shaded by...
Historic Kenmore Plantation

Fredericksburg, Virginia

One of Virginia's most elegant colonial mansions, Kenmore was built in the 1770s by...
Historical Society Of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Society's building, designed by Addison Hutton and listed on the City of Philadelphia...
Hollywood Cemetery

Richmond, Virginia

Besides being the resting place to the only Confederate States President, it is also the...
Home Of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site (springwood)

Hyde Park, New York

"All that is within me cries out to go back to my home on the Hudson River"...
James K. Polk Ancestral Home

Columbia, Tennessee

U.S. President James K. Polk's home is open to the public and displays objects from his...
James K. Polk Memorial

Pineville, North Carolina

The state historic site commemorates significant events in the Polk administration: the...
James Madison Museum

Orange, Virginia

The James Madison Museum houses exhibits on James and Dolley Madison, featuring one of...
Jay Heritage Center

Rye, New York

Located on 23 acres in Westchester County, the Jay Heritage Center celebrates the boyhood...
Jimmy Carter National Historic Site

Plains, Georgia

Whether you are a Carter enthusiast, a researcher, or just curious how a small town...
John Dickinson Plantation

Dover, Delaware

It was January 18, 1740 when Samuel Dickinson, a wealthy Quaker tobacco planter and...
John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza

Dallas, Texas

The assassination of President Kennedy changed the city—and the world—forever...
John Jay Homestead State Historic Site

Katonah, New York

John Jay co-authored the Treaty of Paris, which ended the Revolutionary War, and the...
John Marshall House

Richmond, Virginia

This temple-front, four-room plan house with an Adamesque interior has undergone...
King Manor Museum

Jamaica, New York

Today the centerpiece of an 11-acre New York City park in Jamaica, Queens, King Manor...
Lbj Museum Of San Marcos

San Marcos, Texas

The Museum currently houses approximately 130 items, including early photographs, local...
Lexington Cemetery

Lexington, Kentucky

Lexington Cemetery was the first rural cemetery in Lexington, Kentucky. The burial ground...
Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial

Lincoln City, Indiana

At the Memorial Visitor Center, visitors can watch a15 minute orientation film and walk...
Lincoln Douglas Debate Museum

Charleston, Illinois

Tour the only museum in Illinois retracing the senatorial debates of 1858 between Abraham...
Lincoln Log Cabin State Historic Site

Lerna, Illinois

Today, Lincoln Log Cabin is an 86-acre historic site that is owned and operated by the...
Lincoln's New Salem State Historic Site

Petersburg, Illinois

Everyone acquainted with the Village of New Salem realizes it is more than a collection...
Lincoln-Herndon Law Offices State Historic Site

Springfield, Illinois

The Lincoln-Herndon Law Offices are within the only remaining building in which Abraham...
Longfellow National Historic Site

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Longfellow National Historic Site preserves the home of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, one...
Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park

Johnson City, Texas

This entire "circle of life" gives the visitor a unique perspective into one of...
Macarthur Memorial

Norfolk, Virginia

The museum is housed in Norfolk's nineteenth-century City Hall, which is both a Virginia...
Martin Van Buren National Historic Site

Kinderhook, New York

Van Buren was preeminent among the second generation of American politicians. As eighth...
Mary Todd Lincoln House

Lexington, Kentucky

Mary Todd was not born at this house but moved here with her family in 1832 when she was...
Monticello

Charlottesville, Virginia

Construction began in 1769 according to Jefferson's first design, which was completed (...
Montpelier

Montpelier Station, Virginia

Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Orange, Virginia, Montpelier was...
Mordecai Historic Park

Raleigh, North Carolina

While at Mordecai, visitors can tour other historic structures which have been moved to...
Morrill Homestead

Strafford, Vermont

Justin S. Morrill (1810-1898) was the chief sponsor of the 1862 and 1890 Land-Grant Acts...
Morris Jumel Mansion

New York, New York

During the decade before the Revolutionary War, the Georgian house, with its monumental...
Mount Pulaski Courthouse

Mount Pulaski, Illinois

The two-story brick building stands at the center of the Mount Pulaski public square. The...
Mount Rushmore National Memorial

Keystone, South Dakota

Mount Rushmore National Memorial is host to almost three million visitors a year from...
Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon, Virginia

Mount Vernon, the beloved home of George and Martha Washington, is the most popular...
Museum Of The Waxhaws

Waxhaw, North Carolina

The museum is a regional attraction dedicated to the history of the Waxhaws region and...
National Museum Of The American Revolution

Titusville, New Jersey

The Foundation is named for an early (1821-1831) Congressman, Dr. Samuel Swan of...
Old Town Hall

Wilmington, Delaware

This Federal-style structure housed the city's meeting chambers, offices and jail and...
Petersen House

Washington, District Of Columbia

At 7:22am on April 15, 1865, President Abraham Lincoln died on a bed in the Petersen...
Poplar Forest

Forest, Virginia

Poplar Forest was an important part of Jefferson’s life – a private retreat,...
President Benjamin Harrison Home

Indianapolis, Indiana

This museum is dedicated to Benjamin Harrison's achievements and his impact on...
President James K Polk State Historic Site

Pineville, North Carolina

The reconstructed house is typical of those during Polk’s childhood. The kitchen...
President Lincoln's Cottage

Washington, District Of Columbia

During the Civil War, President Lincoln and his family resided here from June to November...
Presidential Museum Of Odessa

Odessa, Texas

The Presidential Museum is unique in that it is the only museum in the United States...
Presidents Park

Williamsburg, Virginia

Only in Virginia’s historic triangle and Presidents Park can visitors receive the...
Red Hill

Brookneal, Virginia

Red Hill houses the largest collection of Patrick Henry memorabilia in the world. A...
Residence Of President Rutherford B. Hayes

Fremont, Ohio

Rutherford B. Hayes' uncle and guardian, Sardis Birchard, constructed the original...
Roosevelt Campobello International Park

Lubec, Maine

For many years, Franklin D. Roosevelt summered on Campobello Island. As an adult, he...
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center

Fremont, Ohio

The museum of the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center was started by the President's...
Sagamore Hill National Historic Site

Oyster Bay, New York

Sagamore Hill is a destination for tens of thousands of visitors each year. People who...
Scotchtown

Beaverdam, Virginia

Charles Chiswell obtained 9,976 acres on what was then the western part of New Kent...
Sherwood Forest Plantation

Charles City, Virginia

The plantation, first recorded in a 1616 land grant, was originally known as Smith's...
Sixth Floor Museum At Dealey Plaza

Dallas, Texas

On November 22, 1963, the Texas School Book Depository building was the focus of world...
Smithsonian National Museum Of American History

Washington, District Of Columbia

The National Museum of American History offers a collection of Americana as rich and...
Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery

Washington, District Of Columbia

Generations of remarkable Americans are kept in the company of their fellow citizens at...
Stephen Douglas Tomb

Chicago, Illinois

The Douglas Monument Association was organized in 1861 to build a suitable memorial at...
The Franklin Pierce Homestead

Hillsborough, New Hampshire

The Pierce Homestead was built in 1804 by Benjamin Pierce the year his son, Franklin, was...
The Greenbrier

White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia

The Greenbrier is an award-winning resort located in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia...
The Hermitage Home Of President Andrew Jackson

Nashville, Tennessee

The Hermitage mansion has been meticulously restored to its 1837 appearance and today...
Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site

Manhatten, New York

Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th President of the United States, lived at this site from his...
Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Medora, North Dakota

Theodore Roosevelt first came to the badlands in September 1883 on a hunting trip. While...