• Boston Irish - Bill Brett - Kennedy Library Forums - JFK Library Foundation

    Forum: Boston Irish

    Legendary photographer Bill Brett discusses his new book, Boston Irish, with Kevin Cullen, Sen. Linda Dorcena Forry, Joyce Linehan, James Brett, Father Jack Ahern, and restaurateur Barbara Lynch.

    Free to attend or watch online at 6pm on March 2.

  • A Conversation with Mayor Martin Walsh - Kennedy Library Forums

    Forum: A Conversation with Mayor Walsh

    Mayor Marty Walsh will reflect on his first year in office as mayor of Boston.

    Register to attend in person or watch the live webcast on April 2 at 6pm. All Kennedy Library Forums are free and open to the public.

  • Screen capture of JFK delivering the Address to the American People on Civil Rights - JFK Library Foundation

    Explore 1963: The Struggle for Civil Rights

    Two years before the Selma Voting Rights Marches, President Kennedy called civil rights “a moral issue” and the concern of every citizen. Watch the video and explore 200+ primary sources: letters from youth advising JFK, secret recordings of negotiations on legislation, and footage of the March on Washington.

  • Download the JFK Challenge App for Free from the App Store - JFK Library Foundation

    Take the JFK Challenge!

    The JFK Challenge - a FREE app for iPad - brings American history to life for kids by turning them into astronauts and Peace Corps volunteers.

    Fly to the moon or help people around the world with this exciting new offering from the JFK Library.

  • Oval Office Exhibit - JFK Presidential Library and Museum

    Temporary Closing of Main Exhibit Galleries

    Beginning Dec. 31, 2014 through mid-March 2015, we will renovate our main galleries. Forums and Celebrate! Programs will be hosted as scheduled. The Cuban Missile Crisis exhibit, JFK Cafe, and Museum Store will remain open. No admission fee will be charged during this period.

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