The Kennedy Library research rooms are open to the general public. All researchers are advised to make appointments prior to visiting the Main Research Room. Researchers wishing to listen to sound recordings in our Audiovisual Research Room are required to schedule appointments in advance. 

Research Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 to 4:30. Closed on weekends and federal holidays.

Mailing address: John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum, Columbia Point, Boston, MA 02125 Attention: Research Room

For textual and oral history research: Kennedy.Library@nara.gov; 617.514.1629; 617.514.1625 (fax)

For audiovisual research: JFK.AVarchives@nara.gov; 617.514.1622; 617.514.1615 (fax)

For Hemingway research: Kennedy.Library@nara.gov; 617.514.1629; 617.514.1625 (fax)


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JFKWHP-AR6296-E (crop): President Kennedy Speaks at Press Conference, 25 January 1961

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