Contribute to our
Reserve Fund!

The impending closure of the correctional facility may leave us with a number of challenges to continue operating throughout the 2014 season.  A special fund has been established to support our need for a potential disruption in utilities, general maintenance, and most importantly--security.  Your help with a smooth transition would be greatly appreciated!

Please put "Reserve Fund" in the DESIGNATION field to distinguish your contribution from our general donations.


Welcome to the historic home where
Ulysses S. Grant fought his final battles.

  We're getting ready
for another season!

★        Opening Day is       
Saturday May 23

Welcome to Mary Martini Faith,

our new Executive Director

Mary Martini Faith comes to The Grant College as the Executive Director after a lengthy career in education.  After graduating from SUNY Plattsburgh, Mary began her career as a high school Social Studies teacher in Rome, New York.  From 1980 until her retirement in 2013, she taught at Schalmont High School in Rotterdam, NY.

Thank you to everyone to
dedicated a gorgeous spring morning
to helping us prepare the grounds of the Cottage for
Saturday May 2

Find out more about I Love My Park Day:

More info

Become a Grant Cottage tour guide!
Join us for our annual

-May 16-

Seeking Tour Guides for 2015

Enjoy the refreshing summer breezes atop Mt. McGregor while sitting upon the very porch where Grant spent his final days.

Join our team of dedicated volunteer docents who enjoy their time leading visitors through the Cottage.

Scenes from our 2014 Season