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Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center

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President Rutherford B. HayesTHE RUTHERFORD B. HAYES PRESIDENTIAL CENTER...

features the nation's first presidential library, and the 19th president's home and museum. The 53,000 square-foot, two-story museum focuses on Hayes' life, his impact and influence on America. The Presidential Library, was opened to the public in 1916.


SPIEGEL GROVE...

is the 25-acre estate of the Hayes family. The magnificent grounds include the Native American Trail and majestic trees named for important Americans, each with its own unique history and story. The heart of Spiegel Grove is the presidential retirement home, built for and completed by Hayes, and filled with beautiful furnishings that belonged to Hayes and his family.


HOW YOUR GIFTS HELP THE CENTER

Your gifts to the Hayes Presidential Center help support the preservation of the Hayes Home, library and museum and the beautiful grounds. Donations allow the Center to continue the wide variety of educational programs held here each year including lectures, concerts, our annual Civil War Encampment, tours for school children, and continuing education for history teachers. Since the early 20th century, the Hayes Presidential Center has been a pioneer in the historic preservation of the life and times of our nation's highest elected officials. Your support allows us to continue our high standards of preservation and to continue to be is the nation's premier center for Hayes scholars, The Gilded Age, and Ohio genealogy.

WAYS TO GIVE

  • Become a member of the Hayes Presidential Center at any level.
  • Donate to your area of interest.
  • Give a gift of property or securities.

Contact the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center at (419) 332-2081, ext. 226 for more information or email Development Director Kathy Boukissen at kboukissen@rbhayes.org.