Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site

Visitors view the Eisenhower statue. The white, two-story home where Eisenhower was born. US flag and statue of Eisenhower. Tour guide shows period kitchenware.

609 S. Lamar Ave.
Denison, TX 75021
903-465-8908
eisenhower-birthplace@thc.texas.gov

 

Driving map to Eisenhower Birthplace.

Located in the heart of Denison, Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site showcases the home where the 34th U.S. President Dwight David “Ike” Eisenhower was born in 1890. Antique furnishings fill the modest frame house, illustrating the working class life of the Eisenhowers. The visitors center celebrates Ike with memorabilia and exhibits featuring his many accomplishments as president and war hero.

Upcoming Events

July 11

Tuesday Trekkers

For youngsters between the ages of 5–9, this is a great opportunity to be a budding geographer on the grounds of the Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site! We will strap on our fanny packs, pull out our maps, and discover the people and...

August 8

Tuesday Trekkers

For youngsters between the ages of 5–9, this is a great opportunity to be a budding geographer on the grounds of the Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site! We will strap on our fanny packs, pull out our maps, and discover the people and...

October 13

Denison 7th Grade History Day Tours

The Eisenhower Birthplace welcomes the entire 7th Grade from Denison’s Scott Middle School as part of the annual city-wide Denison History Day event.

Photo Gallery

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