Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site Events

March 2018

March 24

This free event celebrates when President Dwight Eisenhower and First Lady Mamie Eisenhower revived the Easter Egg Roll tradition at the White House in 1953. Bring your basket and come participate in a tradition that has been long enjoyed by children on the grounds of the White House. For youth up to age 12. The event begins PROMPTLY at 2:30 with egg scrambles (hunts) for ages 3 and under, 4-7...

April 2018

April 10

President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the legislation that created the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on July 29, 1958. Spurred by the Soviet Union’s launch in 1957 of the world’s first artificial satellite, Sputnik I, NASA encouraged the peaceful development of space science.

The exhibit will be on display from 4/10/2018 - 8/13/2018