We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

George Bush Presidential Library and Museum

1000 George Bush Dr W, College Station, TX 77845-3906
+1 979-691-4000
Review Highlights
A must see

the was amazing. It is a much see for any one. So much history. Love looking at all the gifts... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kingsburg, California
via mobile
Wonderful Museum

Great information about our former President. I always liked him as a person and his family values... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Katy, Texas
Read all 807 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum is a research institution and academic environment dedicated to the preservation, research and exhibit of official records, personal papers and memorabilia from the life and career of George H.W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States, with more than 43 million pages of official and personal papers, 2 million photos, 2,500 hours of videotape and 100,000 museum objects. Covering much of U.S. history since 1941, the library and museum features a World War II Avenger Torpedo Bomber, a 1947 Studebaker, a piece of the Berlin Wall, and precise replicas of President Bush's Oval Office, Camp David office and White House Situation Room. The museum also features a temporary exhibit gallery which lends to an ever-changing museum to visit. Museum hours are Monday through Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m.; closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“berlin wall” (54 reviews)
“oval office” (86 reviews)
“gulf war” (31 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
1000 George Bush Dr W, College Station, TX 77845-3906
+1 979-691-4000
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (807)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

11 - 20 of 798 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

the was amazing. It is a much see for any one. So much history. Love looking at all the gifts received by the President. A great look at the Gulf war. Loved the flight landing. You can try to land on an aircraft carrier it...More

Thank cls1965
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great information about our former President. I always liked him as a person and his family values and this museum will give you lots of information about Bush, his family, and many others. The outside lake and rose gardens were gorgeous. You will also see...More

Thank ClaraF973
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even if you are not a fan of President Bush, this library/Museum will be a very interesting visit. It has interactive exhibits and information on the life and service of President George Bush. You will learn of his war experiences, have an opportunity to walk...More

Thank msuhm
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Regardless of your political views, this is a great place to visit. Lots of history and information you may not have known about or may have forgotten about. Our current politicians would do well to visit to learn what it means to govern for the...More

Thank pwilk30978
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Interesting history about the former President's life. I wasn't aware of the extent of his service to the country (WWII pilot, CIA head, ambassador), or that he lost a young daughter to cancer.

Thank sben495
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

This was a nice stop and the docents were very friendly. It's not as pompous as some of the other Presidential Libraries. It's laid out well and I particularly enjoyed the parts about Barbara Bush. Plan to spend a couple of hours if you want...More

Thank Christi F
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I've been to seven. This is a great one. Very interesting history of his rise in the party and to national prominence. Obviously great executive ability and consensus building were his strong suits. There is a lot of photo history here, especially family that gives...More

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 16 May 2017

You will not be disappointed. Nicely done. You will learn a lot of hidden facts about George Bush. Grounds are beautiful. Take a walk around the lake.

Thank Becky M
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Eager staff and volunteers greet you and make the visit a friendly affair. Like most Presidential libraries it is a trip down memory lane, but I did enjoy watching the video of Bush during WWII being saved and brought out of the water - fascinating....More

Thank Chicagoehc
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Don't skip the short film at the beginning as you will learn some interesting facts about G.H. Bush. This is a must visit at least once if you are in college station. Very interesting.

Thank waterbuffaloes
Nearby Restaurants
Dixie Chicken
167 reviews
2.49 km away
Blackwater Draw Brewing
56 reviews
2.44 km away
Layne's Chicken Fingers
56 reviews
2.18 km away
The West End Elixir Company
9 reviews
2.29 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kyle Field
283 reviews
1.92 km away
Bonfire Memorial
112 reviews
3.21 km away
The Theatre Company
5 reviews
5.14 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Dora P
What is admission fee
6 January 2017|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from Dena B | Reviewed this property |
Parts of the museum are free, other things to do there are a fee.
Dora P
Is there an admission fee
6 January 2017|
Answer Show all 6 answers
Response from Texas_Travel_1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes: There is an admission fee. The Active Duty Military is Free at most presidential libraries. The "Retired Military" is $7. Now, in Texas the "Veteran" is often substituted for "Retired" since the Veteran status is... More
Marty C
Resturant on site?
26 December 2016|
Answer Show all 9 answers
Response from Patricia B | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember there being a restaurant on site.