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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.

Tickets must be reserved or purchased in advance online at Each ticket admits one visitor into all permanent and special exhibits and includes all special Library and Museum programming on the day of attendance. Email the Box Office or call (214) 200-4306 for ticket issues or assistance with the online system.

 Guest Through 12/31/2022
  Adult  $26
  Senior (62+)  $23
  Youth (13-17 years)  $24
  Child (5-12 years)  $20
  Infant (0-4 years)  FREE
  College Student (non-SMU)  $23
  SMU Student, Faculty & Staff  FREE
  Military (Retired) $10 
  Military (Active Duty)  FREE
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Dallas CityPASS

Spend less, experience more! Save 51% on admission to the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, plus three more top city attractions: Perot Museum of Nature & Science, Reunion Tower GeO-Deck, and Dallas Holocaust & Human Rights Museum OR Dallas Zoo. Visit the attractions at your own pace, in any order, over a 9-day period. Purchase CityPASS online for immediate, paperless mobile delivery.

Group Deals

Discounted groups rates on admission tickets are available for reservations of 20 or more visitors. For more information about group visits, please click the above link.  For adjustments to scheduled group visits, contact Visitor Services.

School Field Trips 

The Museum offers free admission tickets to school groups if the field trip has been scheduled through Visitor Services at least one month in advance. Visit Plan a Field Trip for scheduling, chaperone requirements, lunch options, and other information.


Check out the Bush Presidential Center's App for Apple iphone and ipad as well as Google Play. The app includes information about the Museum, such as exhibit galleries, video and audio guides, and ticket and tour information for planning a visit. The app is accessible in English and Spanish and it is ADA compliant.


App icon to access the George W. Bush Presidental Center on ipad or iphone.