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George Bush Presidential Library and Museum
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Owner description: 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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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

I was always a fan of the first President Bush but let me say after visiting the library - I am even kore so. There are so many interesting details about his life that I never knew that shaped him into becoming one of our greatest presidents.

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

This is a well done library with a lot of family history for the Bush clan. A lovely setting if you get out and walk around after your visit. Very friendly staff. I found the video tour a little annoying as there aren't headphones so you hear people's tours as you are trying to watch other videos. The DaVinci exhibit is also awesome (though a little odd in this setting)

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We drove into College Station today to see the President George H.W. Bush Library and museum. It was a great experience and very interesting. Highly recommended.

Thank JayC103
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

I really love presidential history and have visited several of the Presidential Libraries and Museums. Eisenhower and Truman's were my favorites until I visited this this Museum. The staff is exceptional, from the security staff to the volunteers and docents, everyone wants to make sure you enjoy you visit and are more than willing to assist your. This museum like most Presidential Museums has a replica of the Oval Office. What sets this one apart is that visitors can actually go into the office and take photos. Museum Volunteers will even take your photo with your camera while you are sitting at the presidents desk. The events of 9-11 defined Presidents Bush's time in office and there are a number of exhibits and artifacts on display. This is an outstanding museum and if you find yourself in the College Station Area you should make time to visit. Personally I spend a little over 4-hours here and enjoyed every minute.

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Never been here. And it was a great tour. Definitely recommend to anyone who has a interest in history. Especially during BUSH presidency.

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