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The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum

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Get an in-depth, interactive look at eight years of presidential history at America's 13th presidential library and museum. Explore important issues and events of the administration of President George W. Bush as framed by four themes: freedom...more
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2943 Smu Blvd, Dallas, TX 75205-2563
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This year Christmas 2006 was recreated in several rooms at the George W Bush library. It was historically interesting as well as beautiful. Laura Bush introduced the setting in a short film. Holograms added to the effect with the White House pets roaming through the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kathleen T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We try to come at least once a year and we always enjoy it! There was a new temporary exhibit on First Ladies that we had gone to on another occasion too. Each time we go there we always have a great time. There is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank L6797KAjenniferb
Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed our trip to the G.W. Bush Museum. I read some of the negative reviews that said the museum was not complete or did not having enough information. While this is not on the same scale as the JFK Library, we thought this was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Diane B
Reviewed 1 week ago

When in Dallas you should check out the George W. Bush Library it is very intresting to see and experience everying in the library. We had a lot of fun

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jworkman11
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed seeing the Bush museum. My favorite part was the theater where we made decisions as information was coming at us from our screen as well as the big screen in front and then contrasted the audience decision with Bush's decision at the time....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cfshanks
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the replica of the Oval Office. Not a huge fan of Bush as president, but we were in town for another event and took advantage of being close.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Softtailrn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re into the history then you’ve come to the right place! Favourite part was to see the Oval Office replica and story behind it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Cor-man1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed this museum and presidential library. The layout is great and the displays were wonderful. Being a Military Veteran I appreciate the amount of stuff dedicated to the military and 9/11. Swing the replica Oval Office was cool as well.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GRWLR51
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is very well designed and laid-out. We enjoyed the temporary exhibit on Christmas at the White House--lots of interesting details. The main section also had an informative and compelling overview of Bush's entire time in office. It's also fun to sit in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DerekfromAtlanta
Reviewed 1 week ago

Combination of articles and pictures detailed the life of a great President. Extensive history of actions taken, the background of contributing factors, and the accomplishments / impacts to the US and foreign countries. Learned more of the public and private side of the president and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Sharon N
August 29, 2018|
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Response from tedm636 | Reviewed this property |
There are many to choice from. La Quinta, Hilton, and Marriott properties. Some very new. Central Expressway south from Northwest Highway to Mockingbird Lane.
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Kristyn Q
April 10, 2018|
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Response from Flo B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for my delay in replying ... I thought I got an email with the question - not that I had to enter the site and find questions. You can walk in, but dependent on the day and have a fairly easy wait.
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January 3, 2018|
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Response from Allen J | Reviewed this property |
You are in Highland Park. Google it. However, if not familiar with the area, lots of choices. A favorite funky place I have eaten at for 50 years is Campisi’s Egyptian on Mockingbird. It’s Italian. Crab claws, pizza, goof... More
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