Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site Events

April 2017

April 15

President Dwight Eisenhower and First Lady Mamie Eisenhower revived the Easter Egg Roll tradition at the White House in 1953.  Enjoy an egg scramble, egg roll races, and craft activities.  For youth up to age 12.

Cost:               Free

June 2017

June 16

Take a self-guided tour of the neighborhood that once surrounded the Birthplace House.  These houses are gone but their outlines will be drawn on the ground where they once stood.  Pick up a tour program in the Visitors Center to find out what archeologists and historians have learned about these “lost” places.

Cost:               Free

October 2017

October 13

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.