• George W. Bush Presidential Center

    Exhibits & Events

  • Through our three Impact Centers -- Domestic Excellence, Global Leadership, and our Engagement Agenda -- we focus on developing leaders, advancing policy, and taking action to solve today’s most pressing challenges.

Auditorium seats are sold out, but overflow seating in the Hall of State is still available and is sure to sell quickly. Bush Center members receive pre-sale access to events — become a member today.

Join us for “Engage at the Bush Center presented by Highland Capital Management.” Next up in the series: “Remembering Barbara Bush” at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, September 24.

The program, which will be moderated by Cokie Roberts of ABC News, will include two panels:  The first will feature a group of experts reflecting on Mrs. Bush’s legacy as first lady: 

  • Susan Baker, longtime close friend who eulogized Barbara Bush at her memorial service
  • Andy Card, Secretary of Transportation under President George H.W. Bush and former White House Chief of Staff under President George W. Bush
  • Susan Page of USA Today, author of the upcoming biography, “The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty”

The second panel will feature reflections and stories from several of Mrs. Bush’s loving grandchildren, including Barbara Bush and Jenna Bush Hager