Custer Monument Historic Site

A bronze statue stands on the site of George Armstrong Custer's birthplace.  Only the foundation of the house remains at this roadside park and picnic area.  Visitors at the exhibit pavilion may read about Custer's life and the spirited qualities of the young soldier whose "Last Stand" has made his name a household word.  Custer, born in 1839, became famous as a daring cavalryman during the Civil War.


All daylight hours

41480 Rumley Rd. East
Jewett, OH 43986

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Handicap Accessible: This site is PARTIALLY handicapped accessible. Ohio Historical Society strives to meet ADA requirements. However, historic structures and outdoor areas provide challenges that make it difficult to provide complete access to all visitors. Please call the site with specific questions and concerns.