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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
  • Date Built (year): 1901
  • Last Renovation (year): 2013
  • Number of Elevators: 2
  • Distance to Convention Center (miles): 0.40
  • Distance to Convention Center (blocks): 8
  • Distance to closest DART Rail Station: 3 blocks
  • Distance to Love Field Airport (miles): 7.0
  • Distance to DFW Airport (miles): 19.0
  • Distance to American Airlines Center (miles): 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  

Portraits: History Lived

November 09, 2015 to January 17, 2016
Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
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Categories: Galleries & Exhibits | JFK

Portraits: History Lived is a collaboration between The Dallas Morning News, The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza and several eyewitnesses to history. This series comprises current photographs of people who were in Dallas in 1963, who witnessed some part of the Kennedys' visit to Dallas, the assassination of the presid... 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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