• Presidential Getaway: JFK on Cape Cod

    This special exhibit offers original artifacts, photographs, and historic film footage which provide a glimpse of the private family man and evokes the carefree abandon of a summer afternoon.

  • James Carroll - Politics and the Pope - Kennedy Library Forums

    Video: Politics and the Pope

    James Carroll on Pope Francis: 'Having dialogue is more important than protecting his turf.'

    Watch Carroll, Sr. Simone Campbell, Mary Gordon, Neil Swidey and Margery Eagan discuss the Pope's impact on the Catholic Church and the papacy.

  • A Conversation with Timothy Shriver - Fully Alive - Kennedy Library Forums

    Timothy Shriver on Fully Alive

    'The genius of how to change hearts and minds is to make it inviting enough so that it feels fun and important.'

    Watch Shriver discuss Fully Alive, his new book about serving people with intellectual disabilities.

  • Special Holiday Hours 2014

    Holiday Hours

    On Dec. 24 the Museum and Research Rooms will close at 3pm ET. We will be closed on Dec. 25 and January 1. On Dec. 26, the Museum will be open, and the Research Rooms will be closed.

    Visit the Admissions and Museum Information page for complete details.

  • Former President Jimmy Carter and Ronan Farrow - Kennedy Library Forums

    A Conversation with President Jimmy Carter

    On November 20, former President Jimmy Carter discussed his new book, A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power, with Ronan Farrow, host of MSNBC's Ronan Farrow Daily. Watch the event video.

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