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Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum

200 Southeast Fourth St., Abilene, KS 67410
+1 785-263-6700
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I like Ike!!!

We were last here in the 1970's, so it was all fresh and new to us! Seniors & Military - $9.00... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Vickie S
Plan ahead - you will need time.

We only had less than hour before closing time which was not enough at all! Childhood house is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Redlands, California
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200 Southeast Fourth St., Abilene, KS 67410
+1 785-263-6700
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were last here in the 1970's, so it was all fresh and new to us! Seniors & Military - $9.00, which included a 10-minute tour of the Eisenhower homeplace and the Museum. So interesting to see that the house is as it was when...More

Thank Vickie S
Reviewed 2 days ago

We only had less than hour before closing time which was not enough at all! Childhood house is standing on the same spot. Ike and Mamie are buried inside of church near his house. I wish I had more time to read through information of...More

Thank oldprune
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a group of 40 who visited this attraction. We had less than 2 hours there and it was definitely not enough time to take in all the buildings. This is a must visit place if you are ever in this area.

Thank Wendell N
Reviewed 6 days ago

Presidential Library Museum, homestead, tour with ticket. Reasonable price. Our childhood witnessed Ike and Mamie. Also studied Ike in history books as General Eisenhower.

Thank codepat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Be sure to allow enough time to see everything. I enjoyed seeing Mrs. Eisenhower's Wardrobe and the house that Ike was raised in.

1  Thank Sldenning
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We started at the gift shop where the parking lot is and bought tickets. I think the movie plays every half hour. You watch the short movie about Eisenhower and then move on to a tour of his childhood home. Then you go to the...More

1  Thank Nikki J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very well-done experience. We started in the visitor's center with the 24 minute movie about Eisenhower. A bit hagiographic (I'm not sure that he was the single most important person from 1940 until 1960), but this is his museum, so I can...More

Thank Aaron R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just felt like what I remember about Ike. Great soldier, great leader, thoughtful, brave, great president. Hard to believe it has been so long ago. Many of the exhibits remind you of what 50's life was all about, a very different time. I could relate...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Regardless of your politics, this place is worth your time. My husband and I stayed much longer than we expected to, but obligations required that we leave when we did. The museum is more about WW II than his post WW II years as president,...More

Thank barbleenc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had some time to kill before meeting family in Junction City KS for dinner. What a great way to do it. Very inspiring family story and very well presented museum. We toured the house, the museum and popped into the library.

Thank 800BarbaraH
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30 December 2016|
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Response from robbgrimm | Reviewed this property |
If you're interested in viewing artifacts in storage (assuming there are some that are not on display), your best bet is to contact the museum directly (visit the website for contact information). However, the grounds... More
michael a
16 November 2016|
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Response from Gail H | Reviewed this property |
Depends how much you like to read all the printed materials attached to the exhibits. Most of your time will be spent in the museum as there are 5 sections with a lot to see, especially if WW11 interests you. We spent almost... More
Vera G
14 October 2016|
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Response from Elsie I | Reviewed this property |
There is a military discount, but only for active duty.