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.


D.A. Collins
Construction Co., Inc.
for their $500 sponsorship of our production:
"Sunset on Mt. McGregor"

Community Fund
of the
Capital Region

for the grant in the amount of $10,000 from the Community/Land Preservation
and Planning Fund

Lifetime Seamless

for the pro bono job on
our Visitors Center

Town of Moreau
for their contribution of

Town of Wilton

for their contribution of
$2,000 this spring!


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

Yes....the Cottage is open!

Despite the closure of
the Mt. McGregor Correctional Facility

Our hours:
Saturday & Sunday, 10am-4pm

Bring along the family
to the final event of our 2014 season!

Author Clifford Oliver will bring Solomon Northup to life for young Grant Cottage visitors on October the 12th at noon.

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Over 120 people attended our Sunday performance of "Sunset at Mt. McGregor"!

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Ulysses S. Grant Blog

Articles, essays, and other material researched, collected, and contributed by tour guides, volunteers, and the staff of the Friends of Grant Cottage.