Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum

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Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum

Kansas

(785) 263-6700

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Overview

The Eisenhower Presidential Library is a national repository for the preservation of historical papers, audiovisual materials and the artifacts relating to Dwight D. Eisenhower and his times. The Library makes this record accessible through research, museum exhibits, public programs, and educational outreach. The Eisenhower Presidential Library is administered by the National Archives and Records Administration, a United States government agency.

Map of Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library & Museum

Latitude, Longitude: 38.944057, -97.220249

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Activities

  • Historic Sites

    The Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum consists of five buildings and the surrounding grounds. All of these, with the exception of the the manuscript holdings area of the library which has no general admittance, are open to self-guided tours. Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. every day except Christmas, Thanksgiving and New Year's Day. A fee is charged for museum admittance.

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Driving

Abilene is located on I-70 approximately 150 miles west of Kansas City and 90 miles north of Wichita on K-15. The Eisenhower Library is located about 2 miles south of I-70 on K-15. The complex consists of five buildings located on 22 acres. They include the Family Home, Museum, Presidential Library, Place of Meditation, and Visitors Center.

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(785) 263-6700

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