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James A. Garfield National Historical Site

8095 Mentor Ave., Mentor, OH 44060


Open Hours: May - October Daily 10 a.m. -5 p.m.; November - April  Friday, Saturday & Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Cost: $10 per person (16 and older, 15 & under free)

A unit the National Park Service, James A. Garfield National Historic Site preserves the home of the 20th president of the United States. Garfield lived here with his family prior to becoming president, and ran the first "front porch" presidential campaign directly from here in 1880. The site includes a Visitor Center with an introductory film, museum exhibits, bookstore, cell phone tour, and guided tours of the Garfield home.