News and Events

 at the Hoover Presidential Library and Museum


The Herbert Hoover Presidential Museum is open to the public for viewing of the permanent galleries on the life and times of Herbert Hoover, tickets can be purchased in person or online.

The Research Room is open to the public Monday through Friday, 9:00-12:00 and 12:30-4:15. Appointments are encouraged and can be made by through (319)643-5301 or

Current Hours of Operation

Daily: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


The Museum exhibits, Gift Shop, and Research Room are open to the public. The buildings on the grounds of the Hoover National Historic Site are open to the public.

Now on Display:

1968: A Folsom Redemption
January 27, 2023 - March 19, 2023

This exhibit is a collection of photographs and memories of two journalists lucky enough to be among a handful of eyewitnesses to the historic Johnny Cash concerts at Folsom Prison.

Follow the Hoover Presidential Foundation for current online events.