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Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

411 Elm Street
Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 747-6660
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The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza is located in the former Texas School Book Depository where significant evidence of a sniper was found following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The Museum presents the social and political landscape of the early 1960s, chronicles President Kennedy’s assassination and its aftermath, and reflects upon his lasting impact on our country and world. Open 7 days a week 10 AM-6 PM Tuesday-Sunday and Noon-6 PM Monday; closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Admission includes audio guide, available in several languages: $16 for adults; $14 for seniors (65+); $13 for youth (6-18); children five and under are free or $4 with audio guide. The Museum Store + Café, located at 501 Elm Street, is open to the public daily, 9:30 AM-6 PM.

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  • Kitchen Units: 1
  • Year Built: 1901
  • Renovated Year: 2013
  • Elevators: 2
  • Distance to Convention Center (miles): 0.40
  • Distance to Convention Center (blocks): 8
  • Closest DART Rail Station (blocks): 4.8
  • Distance to Love Field Airport: 7.0
  • Distance to DFW Airport (miles): 19.0
  • Distance to AT&T Stadium: 16.26
  • Distance to American Airlines Center: 0.75
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  • Total Number of Parking Spaces: 160
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Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
7th Floor X 14       4500.00     280     150     250     300  
Visitor Center X       2000.00     50     50     70     100  

Sign of the Times: The Great American Political Poster 1844 to 2012

February 03, 2016 to March 10, 2016
Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
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Category: JFK

From hand-colored portraits of Henry Clay and James K. Polk to the Roy Lichtenstein classic of the Clinton Oval office, this special exhibit at The Sixth Floor Museum displays the influence and art form of the most exciting and rarely seen political posters of the last 170 years. Exhibit included with Museum admission. R... more

The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

March 09, 2015 to March 09, 2016
Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
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Category: JFK

The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza chronicles the assassination and legacy of President John F. Kennedy; interprets the Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District and the John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza; and presents contemporary culture within the context of presidential history. more

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325 North St. Paul Street, Suite 700 | Dallas, Texas 75201
214-571-1000 | 800-232-5527
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