Presidential Destinations: The Ideal Field Trip Guide to US President Birthplaces, Childhood Homes, Estates, Monuments, Libraries, Museums, and More!

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Birthplaces, Childhood Homes, Offices, Humble Abodes, Grand Estates, Monuments, Presidential Libraries, Museums, and more!

If you’re looking for the perfect field trip ideas to complement your U.S History studies, check out this list below!




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Presidential Libraries also have a fun, interactive program to commemorate your visits!

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Collect stamps to earn an AWESOME prize!

Passport to Presidential Libraries!

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Presidential Destinations!

GEORGE WASHINGTON
Farmington, PAFort Necessity National Battlefield
King of Prussia, PAValley Forge National Historical Park
Mount Vernon, VAMount Vernon
Colonial Beach, VAGeorge Washington Birthplace National Monument
Virginia
Maryland
Washington DC
George Washington Memorial Parkway
Cambridge, MALongfellow House–Washington’s Headquarters National Historic Site
Philadelphia, PAGermantown White House (Deshler-Morris House)
Winchester, VAGeorge Washington’s Office Museum
Annapolis, MDThe Maryland State House
New York, NYFederal Hall
Philadelphia, PAPresident’s House Site
Berkeley Springs, WVGeorge Washington’s Bathtub
Fredericksburg, VAHistoric Kenmore and George Washington’s Ferry Farm
Alexandria, VAGadsby’s Tavern Museum
Pittsburgh, PAFort Duquesne (at Point State Park)
Williamsburg, VAColonial Williamsburg
Washington, D.C.Washington Monument
Keystone, SDMount Rushmore National Memorial
BarbadosGeorge Washington House (Visitor Info)
JOHN ADAMS
Quincy, MAAdams National Historical Park
Quincy, MAJohn Adams Birthplace
Quincy, MAJohn Quincy Adams Birthplace
Quincy, MAThe Old House at Peacefield
Quincy, MAThe Stone Library and Garden
Boston, MAThe John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
Washington, D.C. John Adams Building at the Library of Congress
Auteuil, FranceJohn Adams Home
THOMAS JEFFERSON
Charlottesville, VAMonticello
Charlottesville, VAJefferson Vineyards
Forest, VAThomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest
Washington, D.C.Thomas Jefferson Memorial
Keystone, SDMount Rushmore National Memorial
JAMES MADISON
King George, VABelle Grove Historic Plantation
Montpelier Station, VAJames Madison’s Montpelier
JAMES MONROE
Aldie, VAJames Monroe’s Oak Hill Plantation
Charlottesville, VAJames Monroe’s Highland Estate
JOHN QUINCY ADAMS
Quincy, MAAdams National Historical Park
Quincy, MAJohn Quincy Adams Birthplace
ANDREW JACKSON
Lancaster, SCAndrew Jackson Birthplace
Lancaster, SCOld Waxhaw Presbyterian Church
Lancaster, SCWaxhaw Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Lancaster, SCAndrew Jackson, A Boy of The Waxhaws Statue
Lancaster, SCAndrew Jackson State Park
New Orleans, LAJackson Square
New Orleans, LAAndrew Jackson Statue
Nashville, TNThe Hermitage
MARTIN VAN BUREN
Kinderhook, NYMartin Van Buren National Historic Site
WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON
Charles City, VASherwood Forest Plantation
Charles City, VABerkeley Plantation
Vincennes, INGrouseland – William Henry Harrison House and Museum
JOHN TYLER
Charles City, VASherwood Forest Plantation
JAMES K. POLK
Pineville, NCPresident James K. Polk Historic Site
Columbia, TNJames K. Polk Home and Museum
ZACHARY TAYLOR
Louisville, KYSpringfield – Zachary Taylor House (Not Open to the Public)
Key West, FLFort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park
Key West, FLFort Zachary Taylor Beach
MILLARD FILLMORE
East Aurora,
NY
Millard Fillmore House Museum
FRANKLIN PIERCE
Hillsborough, NHFranklin Pierce Homestead State Historic Site
Concord, NHPierce Manse
JAMES BUCHANAN
Lancaster, PAWheatland – The James Buchanan House
ABRAHAM LINCOLN
Hodgenville, KYAbraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park
Lincoln City, INLincoln Boyhood National Memorial
Springfield, ILLincoln Home National Historic Site
Washington, D.C.Ford’s Theatre National Historic Site
Manchester, VTHildene – The Lincoln Family Home – Estate of Robert Todd Lincoln, Son of Abraham Lincoln
Bowling Green, KYThe Lincoln Statue at Western Kentucky University
Washington, D.C.Lincoln Memorial
Keystone, SDMount Rushmore National Memorial
ANDREW JOHNSON
Raleigh, NCAndrew Johnson Birthplace in Mordecai Historic Park
Greeneville, TNAndrew Johnson National Historic Site
ULYSSES S. GRANT
St. Louis, MOUlysses S. Grant National Historic Site
St. Louis, MOGrant’s Farm
Galena, ILUlysses S. Grant Home
New York, NYGeneral Grant National Memorial
RUTHERFORD B. HAYES
Fremont, OHSpiegel Grove State Park – Rutherford B. Hayes House
Fremont, OHRutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums
JAMES A. GARFIELD
Mentor, OHJames A. Garfield National Historic Site
CHESTER A. ARTHUR
Fairfield, VTPresident Chester Arthur Birthplace Historic Site
New York, NYChester A. Arthur Home
GROVER CLEVELAND
Caldwell, NJGrover Cleveland Birthplace Historic Site
Princeton, NJWestland Mansion – The Grover Cleveland Home (Not Open to the Public)
BENJAMIN HARRISON
Indianapolis, INBenjamin Harrison Presidential Site
WILLIAM McKINLEY
Canton, OHMcKinley Presidential Library & Museum
Canton, OHIda Saxton McKinley Historic Home at First Ladies National Historic Site
THEODORE ROOSEVELT
Glendower, VAPine Knot Cabin
New York, NYTheodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site
Buffalo, NYTheodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site
Oyster Bay, NYSagamore Hill National Historic Site
Medora, NDTheodore Roosevelt National Park
Washington, D.C.Theodore Roosevelt Island
Keystone, SDMount Rushmore National Memorial
WILLIAM H. TAFT
Cincinnati, OHWilliam Howard Taft National Historic Site
WOODROW WILSON
Staunton, VAWoodrow Wilson Birthplace Manse
Staunton, VAWoodrow Wilson Presidential Library and Museum
Augusta, GAWoodrow Wilson Boyhood Home
Columbia, SCWoodrow Wilson Family Home
Washington, D.C.The President Woodrow Wilson House
WARREN G. HARDING
Marion, OHWarren G. Harding Home Presidential Site
CALVIN COOLIDGE
Northampton, MACalvin Coolidge House
Plymouth Notch, VTCoolidge Homestead at President Calvin Coolidge State Historical Site
Northampton, MACalvin Coolidge Presidential Library and Museum
HERBERT HOOVER
West Branch, IAHerbert Hoover National Historic Site
West Branch, IAHerbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum
Stanford, CALou Henry Hoover House (at Stanford University)
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Hyde Park, NYHome of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site
Hyde Park, NYFranklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
Hyde Park, NYEleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site
Warm Springs, GALittle White House
Warm Springs, GARoosevelt Pools and Museum
Pine Mountain, GAF.D. Roosevelt State Park
Washington, D.C.Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
Hunters, WALake Roosevelt National Recreation Area
HARRY S. TRUMAN
Independence, MOHarry S. Truman National Historic Site
Independence, MOHarry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum
Independence, MOHistoric Truman Courthouse
Independence, MOClinton’s Soda Fountain
DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER
Gettysburg, PAEisenhower National Historic Site
Abilene, KSDwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library, Museum, and Boyhood Home
JOHN F. KENNEDY
Brookline, MAJohn Fitzgerald Kennedy National Historic Site
Boston, MAJohn F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
Hyannis, MAJohn F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum
Hyannis, MAKennedy Compound (Not Open to the Public)
LYNDON B. JOHNSON
Stonewall, TXLyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park
Austin, TXLyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library
Washington, D.C.Lyndon Baines Johnson Memorial Grove on the Potomac
RICHARD NIXON
Yorba Linda, CARichard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
GERALD FORD
Omaha, NEGerald R. Ford Birthsite and Gardens
Grand Rapids, MIPresident Gerald R. Ford Jr. Boyhood Home
Alexandria, VAGerald R. Ford, Jr., House
Ann Arbor, MIGerald R. Ford Presidential Library
Grand Rapids, MIGerald R. Ford Presidential Museum
JIMMY CARTER
Plains, GAJimmy Carter National Historical Park
Atlanta, GAJimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum
RONALD REAGAN
Dixon, ILRonald Reagan Boyhood Home
Goleta, CARonald Reagan’s Rancho del Cielo (Not Open to the Public)
Simi Valley, CARonald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum
GEORGE H.W. BUSH
College Station, TXGeorge H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum
Kennebunkport, MEWalker’s Point (Not Open to the Public)
BILL CLINTON
Hope, ARPresident William Jefferson Clinton Birthplace Home National Historic Site
Little Rock, ARWilliam J. Clinton Presidential Library and Museum
GEORGE W. BUSH
Midland, TXGeorge W. Bush Childhood Home Museum
Dallas, TXGeorge W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum
Crawford, TXPrairie Chapel Ranch (Not Open to the Public)
Kennebunkport, MEWalker’s Point (Not Open to the Public)
BARACK OBAMA
Chicago, ILBarack Obama Presidential Library
DONALD J. TRUMP
Palm Beach, FLThe Mar-A-Lago Club
New York, NYTrump Tower
Bedford, NYSeven Springs
New York, NYTrump Parc
New York, NYTrump Palace
Stamford, CTTrump Parc Stamford
New Rochelle, NYTrump Plaza
New York, NYTrump Park Avenue
Chicago, ILTrump International Hotel & Tower
JOSEPH R. BIDEN
Scranton, PABiden Childhood Home
Washington, D.C.White House
OTHER PRESIDENTIAL SITES
Philadelphia, PAIndependence National Historical Park
Washington, D.C.National Capital Parks
Washington, D.C. National Mall and Memorial Parks
Washington, D.C. Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site
Washington, D.C. White House and President’s Park
Canton, OHFirst Ladies National Historic Site
Washington, D.C.Blair House – The President’s Guest House
Washington, D.C.Presidential Townhouse
Hauvers, MDCamp David
Washington, D.C.The Vice President’s Residence & Office at the United States Naval Observatory

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Lincoln Statue at Western Kentucky UniversityBowling Green, KY

Lincoln MemorialWashington, D.C.

President’s Park (White House)Washington, D.C.

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