Due to the partial shutdown of the federal government, the main exhibit area of the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, which is maintained by the National Archives and Records Administration, is presently closed. In addition, the Bush Library’s portion of this website and the Library’s social media platforms are not being updated or monitored.

**FOR THOSE PLANNING TO VISIT THE COLLEGE STATION AREA, THE BUSH FAMILY GRAVESITE REMAINS OPEN 9:30 A.M. TO 5:00 P.M. Also, the Bush Library Rotunda — the entry space which houses a special memorial exhibit honoring President Bush as well as the Bush Library Gift Shop — is likewise open during normal business hours.**

Interested parties may view the NARA Contingency Plan for Agency Operations During Funding Lapse for more information: https://www.archives.gov/contingency-plan

Plan Your Visit

Hours & Admission


Bush 41 Seal

Monday - Sat: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sun: Noon to 5 p.m.

Please note: The last ticket sold daily is 4:45 p.m.

The Bush Library and Museum closes at noon on Christmas Eve.

The museum is closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.

Library Research Reading Room

Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Closed during all U.S. federal holidays.







Senior Citizen

62 & over with valid ID


Retired Military

(with valid ID)


College Students

not from Texas A&M or Blinn College


Group Rates

20 or more people

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Group Visits

Free Admission

  • Children 5 and under
  • Texas A&M University and Blinn College Students (with valid ID)
  • Active-duty military and up to 5 family members (with valid ID)
  • Members of Friends of the GHWB Library
  • School groups (including school staff and 1 chaperone per 10 students) with reservations
  • Members of other NARA Presidential Libraries

Admission includes:
Museum admission includes free personal photography (no flash) throughout the museum and an audio wand (subject to availability) featuring our audio tour.

AAA Members:
Receive $2 off regular admission price.

Aggie Athletics

$2 off regular admission with any current-season Texas A&M Athletics home event ticket. One per customer and cannot be combined with other offers.

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