Visitors to the Bush Family Home State Historic Site learn the history of one of America’s Great Families and celebrated the lives of two Presidents, two Governors and a First Lady. The journey through the home will educate visitors about the early years of the Bush family and post-World War II America. We recommend allowing 30 minutes to an hour to tour the site completely.

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 4280
Midland, TX 79704 

Parking 

Visitor parking on the street near the house or in the parking lot beside 1406 W. Ohio Ave. across from the Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. 

Visitor Center 

Visitors begin their experience across the street at the visitor center where tours start. The visitor center offers free brochures and information about the site and surrounding area, as well as the Texas Historical Commission’s other state historic sites. A museum store is also located in the visitor center with books, novelty pencils, and postcards for purchase. As you step into the home, the journey will educate visitors about the early years of the Bush family and post-World War II America. We recommend allowing 30 minutes to an hour to tour the site completely. 

Group & School Tours 

If you have a group of eight or more people or would like to book a school tour, please make a reservation at least two weeks in advance by submitting a tour reservation form. Guided school tours are offered Tuesday through Friday, and we recommend that you book spring school tours in the fall. 

Accessibility 

Wheelchair-accessible parking and restrooms are available on site. The visitor center is wheelchair accessible, and the Bush House is wheelchair accessible through the side entrance. The grounds are well-manicured grass; there are sidewalks leading to the porch of the home. 

Facilities 

Food and drinks are not available on site. There are benches near the visitor center if you need to rest or eat. Food and drink are not allowed inside the Bush Home, except for special events. A restroom is located in the visitor center. 

Nearby Attractions 

While you're in the area, visit these nearby sites: 

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