Sites and Memorials in Honor of Our Presidents
As Presidents’ Day approaches, celebrate and honor some former leaders of the United States. Check out the various maps, guides, and histories of some nearby presidential sites and memorials. The five places listed below are each within five hours from Miami University and would make perfect day or weekend trips. Under each site listed is a link to the official website, along with a link to a print publication located in Government Information, King Library, Ground Floor.
So pack the car, fill up the gas tank, and stop by to check out some literature on your next road trip destination!
Fort Benjamin Harrison (Indianapolis, IN)
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site (Larue, KY)
Lincoln Boyhood: National Memorial (Lincoln City, IN)
James A. Garfield National Historic Site (Mentor, OH)
William Howard Taft National Historic Site (Cincinnati, OH)
William Howard Taft National Historic Site (less than one hour away!)