Events at a Glance
CURRENT EXHIBIT:Forgotten First Ladies: January 20th - September 11th, 2015 Read more here. PREVIOUS EXHIBIT:Mom-in-Chief: May 22nd to January 9th Read more here.
The Art of First Lady Ellen Axson Wilson: American Impressionist
America's First Lady, Michelle Obama
First Lady Michelle Obama helps plant trees at the Kenilworth Aquatic
Gardens in Washington D.C. (Official White House Photo by Samantha Appleton)
Previous Exhibit: Rising to the OccasionMary Lincoln's fan, a featured piece in this exhibit (Photo bv Michelle Guillon, National First Ladies' Library) Read more here PREVIOUS EXHIBIT:Eyes on First Ladies, The Power of the Press. Read more here
White House Weddings
Many events for adults & children throughout the year
Tour Our FacilitiesBallroom at the Ida Saxton McKinley House.
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All tours are guided and spaces are limited!
- TOUR HOURS: For tour reservations call 330-452-0876, ext. 320 Reservations required for groups of 6 or more only, recommended for all
Monday: CLOSED, no tours, gift shop open 9 a.m - 4 p.m.
Tuesday-Saturday: 9:30 & 10:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30 & 2:30 p.m
- National Park Service Fee Free Days: Tuesday, August 25th, Saturday, Sept. 26th,Wed., Nov.11
- We will be CLOSED on Sunday, July 26th and will only be open for afternoon tours on August 8th.
- Beginning June 7th we will be open for tours on Sundays @ 12:30, 1:30 & 2:30
LARGE (Bus tours, etc.),groups of 10 or more should make special arrangements by contacting or emailing
Fascinating stories of First Ladies, the White House and more
. written by NFLL historian and author, Carl S. Anthony
NEW EXHIBIT OPENS JAN 20th, 2015
FORGOTTEN FIRST LADIES
The early 19th century lesser known First Ladies featured in this exhibit are examples of the women who married or were hostess for a President of the United States. Forgotten First Ladies brings to light some of these women whose lives remain mostly in history's footnotes.
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