A Presidential Christmas at Spiegel Grove: Horse-drawn Sleigh and Trolley rides through Spiegel Grove
Hayes Presidential Library & Museums Spiegel Grove - home of Rutherford B. Hayes, Fremont, OH, USA Open in Google Map
1–4 p.m.

Ride through the wooded estate of President Rutherford B. Hayes in a horse-drawn sleigh, as he did when he lived there. A horse-drawn trolley also will offer rides through Spiegel Grove. The sleigh can fit four people, and the trolley can fit 16 -18. The rides are a nostalgic trip through the beautiful wooded estate, past the historic Victorian Hayes Home and down Lover’s Lane, a favorite pine-tree-lined spot on the grounds.

Sleigh rides cost $7 per rider ages 3 and older and free for ages 2 and younger. Trolley rides are $6 per rider ages 3 and older and free for ages 2 and younger. Advance purchase of tickets is recommended, though they will also be sold at the front desk the days of the event, pending availability.

Rides will take place from 1-4 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 26; Wednesday, Dec. 27; Thursday, Dec. 28; Friday, Dec. 29; Saturday, Dec. 30; and Sunday, Dec. 31, 2023

Sleigh and trolley rides are part of A Presidential Christmas, a series of holiday events at Hayes Presidential. A Presidential Christmas is sponsored by Mosser Construction, Inc. Additional funding by Wright Leather Works.

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