Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center
The Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center includes the home, library, museum, tomb, and 25-acre estate (called Spiegel Grove) of 19th U.S. President Rutherford B. Hayes. Entrance to the property is through one of six sets of original White House gates. The Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center houses more than 19,000 three-dimensional objects and more than 30,000 images of these objects.
Backstory and Context
The Hayes Museum/Library underwent a major expansion in 1968. Two wings, built onto the east and west ends of the structure, added 35,874 square feet of space.
Hayes Home tours (for individuals) take place every 30 minutes beginning at 9:30 a.m. (Tues-Sat.) and 12:30 p.m. (Sun./holidays). Final tour is at 4 p.m. (These are Guide led and last 45 minutes).