Lets face it, it’s always great when you get the chance to incorporate some fun with history when it comes to family outings with the kids. The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum is dedicated to the memory of our nation’s thirty-fifth president and to those who seek a new and better political world.
This is truly an amazing place, and sure to be loved and enjoyed by people of all ages. Located on a ten-acre park, overlooking the sea that he loved and the city that launched him to greatness, the Library stands as a vibrant tribute to the life and times of our beloved John F. Kennedy.
When you are here, be prepared to not only learn a bit of treasured American history, but to also have fun while doing so. The Museum tour will portray the life, leadership, and legacy of President Kennedy, conveys his enthusiasm for politics and public service, and illustrates the nature of the office of the President.
Travel back in time to the early 1960s for an engaging, interactive look at one of the most important times in American history. Students and scholars can also arrange to conduct their research using a full collection of historical materials that chronicles the mid-20th century politics and the life and administration of John F. Kennedy.
The high definition, large-screen projections, interactive displays and original artifacts bring to life President Kennedy’s 1000 days in office. Items include footage from first televised debate, the rocking chair used in the Oval Office, hand-painted closet doors from Mrs. Kennedy’s dressing room, doodles from Cuban Missile Crisis meetings, and a piece of the Berlin Wall.
Visitors can expect an unforgettable journey through American history and the life of a truly remarkable man. Plan your trip today and embark on a journey through the early 1960s to experience anew the words, ideals and actions of President John F. Kennedy which inspired Americans to ask what they could do for their country.