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William Howard Taft National Historic Site
2038 Auburn Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45219
William Howard Taft National Historic Site in Cincinnati includes the house where President William Howard Taft was born in 1857. He lived in that house for most of his first 25 years. The home is located in the Mount Auburn Historic District, about a mile north of downtown Cincinnati. The two-story Greek Revival house was built circa 1835. The house has been restored to look as it did during the time Taft lived there. The second floor contains exhibits on Taft's accomplishments. The site also includes a Visitor Center, officially called the Taft Education Center.
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