Plan Your Field Trip

Aug 3, 2021

NEWLY EXPANDED HOURS

We are now open Monday - Saturday, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. for visitors to tour the Museum exhibits. Timed tickets are required and available online and must be purchased in advance. The Research Room is open by appointment only and the Museum Gift Shop remains closed until further notice. All public and educational programs will remain as online virtual programs only. Learn more.

Timed entry tickets are required in advance.  PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS

Planning Your Visit

Your group will only have start times scheduled for the Museum (one hour) and the Historic Site (one hour). You may schedule any of the following activities at your leisure:

  • Biography of Herbert Hoover, a 22 minute film that runs on the hour, every hour
  • Tour of the temporary exhibits in the Museum
  • Visit to the grave-site of Herbert and Lou Hoover
  • Visit to the Museum Gift Shop
  • Lunch in a picnic shelter
  • Self-guided tour of the Prairie Walk

Schedule Your Field Trip

Teacher Benefits

  • Free Admission*
  • Research assistance for lesson plans
  • Access to professional development workshops
  • Free distance learning for classes
  • Free outreach for classes

 

*Additional visitors must pay general admission. This does not include admission to public programs or special events. Free admission is only valid at the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library-Museum with school identification. Valid for Iowa teachers and teachers from Illinois who have scheduled school tours.