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US Grant Ancestral Homestead

Explore the cottage of the Simpson family with close ties to Ulysses Simpson Grant, the Commander of the victorious Union troops in the American Civil War.

US Grant served two terms as US President and visited the homeland. The cottage and grounds are open all year round. For tours and audiovisual show, booking is essential. Facilities are accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.

Facilities include: 

  • Picnic and BBQ area
  • Children’s play area
  • Toilets
  • Wildlife garden
  • Coach and car parking
45 Dergenagh Road
BT70 1TW
T: 028 8772 8600

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