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William Howard Taft National Historic Site

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2038 Auburn Ave, Mt. Adams, Cincinnati, OH 45219-3025
+1 513-684-3262 ext. 201
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Interesting Man

I don't know anyone who likes history and would not like this little park:) Again, more AWESOME... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jayjay099
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Cartersville, Georgia
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Got there too late

We only drove by, but it looks worthwhile. Good exterior signs to know that Taft was both 27th... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jbwhitehouse
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Dallas, Texas
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Birthplace of America's 27th president, now a museum containing momentos of Taft's personal life and political career.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“supreme court” (24 reviews)
“park ranger” (21 reviews)
“his life” (14 reviews)
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2038 Auburn Ave, Mt. Adams, Cincinnati, OH 45219-3025
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+1 513-684-3262 ext. 201
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don't know anyone who likes history and would not like this little park:) Again, more AWESOME rangers at another national park:) The visitors center is set up nice with ample gifts, history of the house and the man himself. You can watch a short...More

Thank Jayjay099
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only drove by, but it looks worthwhile. Good exterior signs to know that Taft was both 27th president and Supreme Court Justice.

Thank jbwhitehouse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the birthplace of Taft. Free tour includes a 14 minute video about Taft and his family, a short guided tour through main floor of house and self guided tour through remaining portion of house and exhibits. I did not realize the significant accomplishments of...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After driving through Cincinnati traffic, we arrived at the location just shortly before a tour of the house was to start. The tour, which is free, took us through the main floor with a Park Ranger leading the tour and taking us to the various...More

Thank wewhynot
Reviewed June 18, 2017

We spent a Sunday morning visiting the Taft Historic site. Having visited a number of other presidential libraries and homes administered by the Park Service, we were in Cincinnati for a Reds game and decided to stop by. The entire tour takes about an hour....More

Thank BostonRedSoxFan2004
Reviewed June 17, 2017

enjoyed the short movie that is shown on lower floor of the house, and also enjoyed a short tour of the house by a knowledgeable park ranger. Pres. Taft a man few really appreciate: a man of great integrity and scholarship. All youth should be...More

Thank JerryVirginia
Reviewed June 16, 2017

Because of a fire there are few items actually owned by President Taft. But what is there is well presented. The tour actually only goes through three rooms and the rest of the house is yours to explore. Lots of things to read and see....More

Thank Leon67203
Reviewed May 31, 2017

This was a very informative tour! And it was free! Can't get better than that. Run by the National Park Service and the guide was very informative.

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed May 28, 2017

This is the childhood home of former US President and Supreme Court member Taft. It is the only home available to visit for him. My only real complaint is that the parking lot is too small. If the visitor center is locked upon arrival head...More

1  Thank MTravi
Reviewed May 24, 2017

This was a very interesting place to visit. We were shown around a little and then we were left to look around on our own.

Thank James H
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