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.

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

June 15

Outdoor Explorer

Discover the wonders of the natural world at the Birthplace, and plant seeds to take home. For ages 5-7.  Fee is $5 per participant.  Registration is required to participate.  For more information or to register, contact Amanda Lanum at...

June 17

Girl Scout Program: Gardener (Junior)

Juniors will explore the world of gardening while visiting the Birthplace. Attendees will learn the basics of garden planning and even plant seeds in compostable pots to take home and begin their own gardens. Fee is $8 per participant. ...

June 19

Free Admission for Father's Day

Treat your Dad to Texas History and Heritage!

In celebration of Father’s Day, select THC state historic sites are offering free admission for all fathers. From homes and inns to battlegrounds and frontier forts, there’s something to capture a...

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