Artist rendering of the Texas Rose Garden. The Garden is accessible through the Museum's recreated Oval Office.
Courtesy George W. Bush Foundation and Michael McCann for Robert A.M. Stern Architects, LLP.
The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum "serves as a resource for the study of the life and career of George W. Bush, while also promoting a better understanding of the Presidency, American history, and important issues of public policy. The Library and Museum accomplishes its mission by preserving and providing access to Presidential records and other donated collections, hosting public programs, creating educational initiatives, preserving artifacts, and producing innovative museum exhibits." - Mission Statement
The Library and Museum opened to the public on May 1, 2013.
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Planning a visit to the Museum? Visitor information, such as operating hours, maps and directions, and answers to Frequently Asked Questions follows.
More information about the Museum’s permanent and temporary exhibits follows, such as details and photographs from past and future exhibits. Learn more about featured artifacts. Preview a few select artifacts from the Museum’s holdings, viewing all sides by rotating them 360 degrees!
Planning a research visit to the Library? Researcher information, such as operating hours, maps and directions, research guidance and fees, and how to schedule an appointment follows.