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Ulysses S. Grant National Historical Site

7400 Grant Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63123-1801
+1 314-842-1867
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An interesting little gem!

This place is nearly brand new, having been saved from being turned into condos in the... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2017
Sand D
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Best Historic Site in St. Louis

If you love history (especially presidential history), you will love the Grant home. The tour of... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
carrie3412
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  • Excellent58%
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  • Average6%
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7400 Grant Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63123-1801
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This place is nearly brand new, having been saved from being turned into condos in the mid-eighties. David, our tour guide was very good, informative and laid-back. Our Thai exchange student pronounced him "easy to understand." He gives a short talk about the history of...More

Thank Sand D
Reviewed 25 March 2017

If you love history (especially presidential history), you will love the Grant home. The tour of the house is fantastic. This is a place we always take history loving visitors. We haven't had a dud of a tour guide yet! The attached museum is interactive,...More

2  Thank carrie3412
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We were in town for an event but decided to check out a few sights in St Louis. This was interesting, well laid out for using a walker and the ranger was a delight. He was a history buff and so interesting. He made the...More

1  Thank Jean B
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Glad we stopped here, though our guide was a little ho-hum. Neat history, the little museum definitely geared toward kids. Learned some interesting facts about Grant's wife's family and its always neat to see part of history. Sadly, the house is empty as the building...More

Thank charfromthesouth
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Planty of parking at this interesting museum. The main building has an interesting but not too long movie, there are tours through the house and informative displays about the President in the exhibit building. I'd plan 1 1/2 -2 hours to see all of it....More

Thank Madisonmom2015
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent fun for the kids. Have the scavenger hunt for the little ones and other more detailed workbooks for the older books they need to complete to win their badge. They had so much fun! The Park Rangers were great. So patient and answers all...More

Thank rayllavona
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I thought the kids would be bored to death while my husband and I listened to the tour, I was wrong. I am pretty sure the kids had a much better time than we did. They gave the kids some junior ranger books to fill...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour of the home and museum. We learned a lot about Grant as a person, a statesman and president.

Thank OH12345
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I loved visiting the homestead and the museum that accompanies it. There was a multitude of information and we loved every bit of it. The house seemed so small compared to houses of today. I laughed at the largeness of furnishings on...More

1  Thank Beverly R
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Good solid museum, house tour is excellent. Generally have good speaker series that is free if you happen upon on of those, do attend. Some re-enactors and other historical figures present new views on Grant's time.

Thank jeansteck
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