LASR.net Homepage




Menu

Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center


category : Historic Buildings
It is fitting that the state referred to as the "Mother of Presidents" (Ohio has eight residents president) also is home of the first presidential library ever created. The history of the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center began in 1916 with construction of the Hayes Museum & Library. This memorial to our 195h President served as a model for later presidential libraries, in particular the second such institution - the FDR Library. Major additions in 1922 and 1968 brought the Hayes Museum & Library to its present configuration of exhibit galleries, Research Library, and storage areas totaling 52,640 feet. In 1965, the President's descendants donated the 31-room Hayes Home for use as a house-museum. Today, visitors to the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center can tour the Hayes Home and Hayes Museum, utilize the vast resources of the Hayes Library, visit the President's burial site, see the original gates from the White House, and walk through 25-acres of President Hayes' beloved "Spiegel Grove" estate. Admission fees are charged for Home and Museum tours. The Library and grounds can be accessed for free.


Hours: Sunday: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Address: Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center

Spiegel Grove (corner Hayes & Buckland aves.)


Phone: (800) 998-7737
Our Email: nkleinhenz@rbhayes.org
Our Website:www.rbhayes.org

Come visit us in Fremont, Ohio

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Costume Holiday House

Looking for that hard-to-find Halloween costume or theatre costume for the perfect theatrical presentation? We have the largest selection
of quality costumes for Halloween, decorations, Halloween props
and accessories available. We have Renaissance costumes, medieval

Fremont, OH Businesses

The Open Book

The Open Book features a complete line of new books. The current bestsellers and old time classics available.

We special order out of print books too! Looking for a magazine, reference book, map or a coin folder, look no farther!

Fremont, OH Businesses

Still In Style, LLC.

Sandusky County offers a multitude of shopping opportunities, and "Still in Style" is the place to shop for affordable, name-brand clothes!

Come in and check out "our new system!" Fill a bag for $10.00; plus tax. Some exclusions apply ... see our store for details.

Fremont, OH Businesses

Personal D'signs

Personal D'Signs has been in Fremont, Ohio for 20 years. The owners Barbara Moran, Betty Love, and Ginny Schepflin have coordinated numerous fashion shows for clubs, churches, conventions, and corporations.

The Boutique specializes in special occasion dresses; mothers of the wedding;

Fremont, OH Businesses


Things to do Historic Buildings near Fremont, OH

Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center

It is fitting that the state referred to as the "Mother of Presidents" (Ohio has eight residents president) also is home of t...