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Julia & Ulysses S. Grant House

Color postcard of a pink two-story clapboard home with a picket fence

Julia & Ulysses S. Grant House

As newlyweds, young army officer Ulysses S. Grant and his wife, Julia Dent Grant, lived in this Detroit house from 1849 to 1850.

Julia D. and Ulysses S. Grant Home
Corner of Orleans and Wilkins Streets
Detroit's Eastern Market

The house is under extensive renovation and is closed to the public.

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The windows and doors of a two-story white clapboard home is draped in black fabric

We are seeking input from community members, educators, historians and Grant enthusiasts on how to use the house. We plan to hold town hall meetings and focus groups beginning in 2022.

Please take our survey to share your thoughts.