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Ulysses S. Grant Cottage State Historic Site

Mount McGregor Road, Wilton, NY 12831, USA

Here, at the summit of Mt. McGregor, Ulysses S. Grant spent the last weeks of his life completing his memoirs. On July 23, 1885, Grant died, surrounded by his family, in the parlor of this Adirondack cottage. The furnishings, decorations, and personal items remain as they were in 1885, including the bed where he died and a collection of flower arrangements from the funeral. The Cottage first opened to the public in 1890.


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From I-87, the Northway, take exit 16 and follow the brown signs.

Visitor Services

Tours, visitor center, rest rooms, handicapped access, gift shop, overlook with view of Hudson Valley

Available Interpretation

Tours, exhibits

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Admission Fee

Adults $5.00, Students (6-18) and seniors $4.00, Children (6-12) $4.00, Children (5 and under) free, Groups ten or more $3 each


(Memorial Day to Labor Day) Wednesday - Saturday: 10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.; (Labor Day to Columbus Day) Saturday-Sunday: 10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.; Open: on Memorial Day, Labor Day, and Columbus Day.



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