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The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum are open to the public. The Research Room is open by appointment only, which must be scheduled by 3:00pm if wishing to visit the next business day. Schedule a virtual orientation prior to booking travel. We respond to written requests for records at Please check our website or for COVID updates.

The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum is part of the National Archives and Records Administration, a U.S. Federal agency that serves as Nation's official record keeper. The Library preserves and protects important historical materials, supports research, and makes available the records of the Administration of President George W. Bush. Located on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, and housed inside the Bush Center, the 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 offers a wide range of interactive programming and exhibits to educate and inspire visitors.

Building facade of the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.


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Make a monetary contribution to directly support educational and public programming, archival initiatives, museum activities, and other special projects. Donations, made out to the National Archives Trust Fund (NATF), may be sent in the form of a check or money order to:

George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum
ATTN: NATF Donation
2943 SMU Blvd., Dallas, TX 75205

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