Free Friday: General Grant National Memorial 

A visit to New York City is not so budget friendly, but there are places here and there that do not require any fee to see. History fans may already know that the General Grant National Memorial located at Riverside Dr and West 122nd St in Morningside Heights Manhattan is a NO FEE place historic place to visit.

Ulysses Grant is the 18th President of the United States. 

 He and his wife are buried in the neoclassical building designed by architect John H. Duncan.

Grant’s Tomb is open to the public and every April 27 on Grant’s birthday a ceremony celebrating his life is held at the memorial.

When in New York City, visitors may want to check out the General Grant National Memorial.


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