George W. Bush Presidential Center

George W. Bush Presidential Center at SMU in Dallas
The George W. Bush Presidential Center will host a dedication on April 25 before opening to the public May 1, 2013.  Photo courtesy of George W. Bush Presidential Center
George W. Bush Presidential Center
Construction began in 2010 for the George W. Bush Presidential Center at SMU.   SMU

After a lengthy bid process that also included proposals from Baylor, Texas Tech, University of Dallas and the city of Arlington, in 2008, the George W. Bush Presidential Center announced it would break ground at SMU. The center, which opened in September 2013, has a presidential library, museum and an independent public policy institute. Bush, who lives just a few miles away from SMU in Preston Hollow, has been on campus numerous times since leaving the White House. 

Address

3001 SMU Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75205
214-346-1650