Project

Print shows General Ulysses S. Grant standing in front of other soldiers and horses at the U.S. Capitol.

Julia and Ulysses S. Grant lived in Detroit between April 1849 and May 1851. Beginning in June 2019, the home they lived in will be given a new life.

Support

Detail of a 1850 map, showing the neighborhood where the Grant Home was located.

We must raise $500,000 to move, rehabilitate and open the home to the public. Get involved as a donor, or share your ideas for the home’s future use.

News

Handwritten letter in 19th century script.
Excerpt of Grant’s letter to Julia about the home, April 27, 1849. Courtesy of Library of Congress.

Visit our Grant Home blog to see the latest updates on the project.

History

A woman dressed in an elaborate black dress stands in profile, her hand on a chair.

Learn about the Grants and the home they made in Detroit.