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Eisenhower Birthplace State Historical Park

609 S. Lamar Ave., Denison, TX 75021-4821
+1 903-465-8908
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Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site

A must for all folks. if you live in North Texas take a time to visit this place. If you have a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Frisco, Texas
This is a lovely site.

I appreciated the honesty prior to purchasing tour tickets. Yes Ike was born in the house but... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Sharon M
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609 S. Lamar Ave., Denison, TX 75021-4821
+1 903-465-8908
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must for all folks. if you live in North Texas take a time to visit this place. If you have a Harley motorcycle it is a good riding as that is how I found this place while I was exploring North Texas on my...More

Thank RajFromFrisco
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I appreciated the honesty prior to purchasing tour tickets. Yes Ike was born in the house but nothing is original to the family or house. We found looking in the windows was sufficient. The museum offered a quick video that gave an overview. The displays...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We love seeing these places. The visitor center was very well done with a nice 7 minute movie on Ike! The gentleman working was friendly & answered any and all questions. Lovely job on the home. Wish the gardens were in bloom.

Thank susan W
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Denison is a cute little railroad town looking to reinvent its self as an arts and festival town. The birthplace historical attraction is a lovely slice of the full package. The property is lovely. Care was put into the restoration. The grounds are well kept...More

Thank Festivalgoddess
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This is a nice park with a lots of historical information about "Ike". Be prepared to do some walking.

Thank Oldguitarmike
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The Eisenhower Birthplace site is a bit difficult to get to, but worth the visit. It is a large campus with plenty of room for kids to run around. You can enjoy the site without paying the surprisingly small $4.00 admission fee. If you do...More

1  Thank Janet H
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

In Denison visiting friends, we had breakfast at CJ's and then toured Eisenhower's Birthplace. Maxine is the perfect tour guide. Her love and passion for Denison, President Eisenhower, and history is contagious. The master gardeners do a great job with the grounds---perfectly manicured!! We were...More

1  Thank Patsy W
Reviewed 6 March 2017

There is a visitor's center where you can read lots of information about Eisenhower and watch a short video on his life. While you could stop there at no cost, it doesn't make sense not to take the short walk and tour the house. For...More

2  Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Had the chance to visit the birthhouse of President Eisenhower in Denison, TX. Ike was President when I was born so I've always considered him "my President". Very interesting location with helpful guides. I highly reccomend a visit.

1  Thank Kenny Joe And H... S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We stopped by on a Saturday afternoon, around 2:00 PM. A small group of about 6 people were listening to a tour guide in front of the house. We joined them. When the guide opened the house, he told my wife she would have to...More

Thank Bob M
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