Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site Events

March 2019

March 12

Spring Break Week: March 12-14, 10 AM - 12 PM daily.  Bring your students to the Visitors Center during Spring Break for free activities to explore the world of Dwight Eisenhower and his Birthplace.  Each day features a different activity such as painting, crafting, coloring, story time, and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math).  Children must be accompanied by adults.  FREE.

April 2019

April 13

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, craft activities, and a visit by the Easter Bunny.  For youth up to age 12.  FREE.

June 2019

June 1

Commemorate and remember the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Normandy invasion with this formal morning program.

October 2019

October 11

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.  Please be aware of this extra activity as you plan your visit to the Eisenhower Birthplace.

October 12

It's General Eisenhower's 129th Birthday!  Celebrate Dwight Eisenhower’s birth in Denison, Texas, with performances, military vehicles, activities, and free Birthplace House tours.

December 2019

December 1

Please join us on Sunday, December 1, 2019, for Museum Store Sunday. Become a patron of the Eisenhower Birthplace and with every purchase you make in our museum store you support the programs and preservation of the birthplace of our 34th President, Dwight D. Eisenhower.