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

October 8

Eisenhower Birthday Celebration


Join us for the annual Eisenhower Birthplace for the Birthday Celebration.
We will have: Birthday Cake at 12 pm!! Wash Station, Croquet, Chalk, Coloring and Craft Station, Community Partner Tables, Large Coloring Banner, Memory Map,...

October 15

Cemetery Preservation Program

Cemeteries are unique cultural landscapes, revealing information about settlement patterns, historic events, religious beliefs, social customs, genealogy and much more. They serve as a directory of a community’s residents and reflect the unique...

October 20

Home School Day

October 20th, from 10am – 3pm Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site invites home school families to join in our first Home School Day! Admission is $3 per person ($1 for each child after the first); all activities and tour admission are...

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