"Grant was himself the supreme example of American opportunity."—President Warren G. Harding, speaking in Point Pleasant, Ohio, on the 100th anniversary of Ulysses S. Grant’s birth there
Tour the birthplace of Ulysses S. Grant, Civil War general and two-term president of the United States. See how the Grant family established themselves in southern Ohio in the early 19th century and hear the fascinating story of the house and how it traveled across the country by train later in the 19th century. Average visit time: Allow 30-60 minutes
The U.S. Grant Birthplace is managed locally by Historic New Richmond, Inc.