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George Bush Presidential Library and Museum

1000 George Bush Dr W, College Station, TX 77845-3906
+1 979-691-4000
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fun and educational

A must for all ages if you are in CS. My kids are 14, 5 & 3 they all had a good time here. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Adele C
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Houston
Fun & Educational family outting

The George Bush Presidential Library & Museum appeals to all ages from a scavenger hunt and for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Patty V
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College Station, Texas
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The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum is a research institution and academic environment dedicated to the preservation, research and exhibit of official records, personal papers and memorabilia from the life and career of George H.W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States, with more than 43 million pages of official and personal papers, 2 million photos, 2,500 hours of videotape and 100,000 museum objects. Covering much of U.S. history since 1941, the library and museum features a World War II Avenger Torpedo Bomber, a 1947 Studebaker, a piece of the Berlin Wall, and precise replicas of President Bush's Oval Office, Camp David office and White House Situation Room. The museum also features a temporary exhibit gallery which lends to an ever-changing museum to visit. Museum hours are Monday through Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m.; closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.
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1000 George Bush Dr W, College Station, TX 77845-3906
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A must for all ages if you are in CS. My kids are 14, 5 & 3 they all had a good time here. The staff was very helpful and informative. So many very educational sections for every age, to learn and remember.

Thank Adele C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The George Bush Presidential Library & Museum appeals to all ages from a scavenger hunt and for the very young, to a realistic tour of Air Force 1 for a bit older family members to permanent / rotating and travel exhibits for the adults.

Thank Patty V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Museum is a must see if you are at all interested in American history. We spent about 3 hours, which is enough for one visit, but will return again to study more closely some of the exhibits. The rotating exhibit (history of ranching) was particularly...More

Thank 2020habibi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for an opportunity to capture pics of friends who were getting engaged. He proposed to her under the arbors behind the pond. It's a beautiful, serene location.

Thank lesliekarens
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there this year for the annual Christmas Tree lighting. It was awesome. The lights on the building are really cool too.

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Great library, I will make sure to bring my kids and make it a family trip. I'm sure they'll enjoy the trip.

Thank Eric G
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Presidential museums are excellent opportunities to reflect on each American president and the unique circumstances that led them to pursue a life of public service. The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum, located in College Station, Texas, presents the life and presidential past of one...More

1  Thank Bryan_Carey
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Great place to stop to get a bit of history... not really a museum person but really enjoyed myself.

Thank Chelo C
Reviewed 5 December 2017

This is my second trip to the library and this time I brought my sisters and friend. We started the visit by watching the 20 minute film and I would recommend that before you begin your tour. The museum is top notch and we all...More

1  Thank Texans2Go
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

I love this place! It was very nice and the staff was helpful! The exhibits are very informative and educational! I’d definitely recommend!

1  Thank Claire A
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TexasQueen11
18 January 2018|
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Response from dapaze | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a huge parking lot.
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Dora P
6 January 2017|
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Response from Dena B | Reviewed this property |
Parts of the museum are free, other things to do there are a fee.
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Dora P
6 January 2017|
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Response from Texas_Travel_1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes: There is an admission fee. The Active Duty Military is Free at most presidential libraries. The "Retired Military" is $7. Now, in Texas the "Veteran" is often substituted for "Retired" since the Veteran status is... More
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