Rooted in the guiding principles of President George W. Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush, the George W. Bush Presidential Center engages communities in the United States and around the world by developing leaders, fostering policy, and taking action to save and change lives. The Bush Center is home to the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, which is operated by the National Archives and Records Administration, and the George W. Bush Institute, the non-partisan, public-policy arm of the Bush Center. The Bush Center is located on the campus of SMU in Dallas, Texas, and also includes a 15-acre park, a full-service restaurant, Café 43, and a museum store.
National Archives and Records Administration
The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum is the 13th presidential library in the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) system. The Library and Museum promotes an understanding of the American presidency and provides access to official records and artifacts from the Bush Presidency. Click here to learn more about NARA and the Presidential Library system.
Southern Methodist University
The Bush Center collaborates with Southern Methodist University to hold events, conduct research, and provide unique learning opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students.