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Abilene, Kan. - Our museum doors are open for you to meet Ike & Mamie again...for the first time! Effective Thursday, May 20, visitors to the Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum will be able to view the museum exhibits. Timed entry tickets must be purchased online in advance.

The well-being of our visitors and staff is our top priority. We have adjusted our visitor experience to meet current health and safety guidelines. Hours of operation will be Wednesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. You may purchase a maximum of six (6) tickets per visit. 

All other buildings including research services and the boyhood home will remain closed until further notice. All public and educational programs will remain as online virtual programs only.

To plan your visit and review the safety measures, visit Each of us plays a role in a successful and safe reopening. Thank you for your patience and commitment to honoring our new safety protocols.

About the Eisenhower Presidential Library

The Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum is one of 15 Presidential Libraries operated by the National Archives and Records Administration. Presidential Libraries promote understanding of the presidency and the American experience. They preserve and provide access to historical materials, support research, and create interactive programs and exhibits that educate and inspire. Public programs and exhibits at the Eisenhower Presidential Library are made possible in part through the generous support of the Eisenhower Foundation. To learn more, visit