Longfellow National Historic Site

Longfellow National Historic Site

Activities & Programs

Guided Tours

Longfellow House - Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site will open to the public for regularly scheduled tours starting June 1. Beginning in June, tours will be offered Wednesdays through Sundays at 10:30 and 11:30 AM, and 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00 PM. The site will be closed to tours on Mondays and Tuesdays.

Special group and student tours are available, staff permitting. Please call (617) 876-4491 for information. Other special tours and events offered during the off season will be listed on the web site.

The gardens and grounds are free and open to the public from dawn to dusk every day. Apart from handicapped parking, there is no on-site visitor parking available. Metered parking is available on Brattle Street and other nearby roads. Several parking garages and lots are located in Harvard Square, a ten minute walk from Longfellow House - Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site. The Harvard Square subway station, located in Harvard Square, is also a ten minute walk from the site.