Plan Your Trip

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum is dedicated to preserving and providing access to the legacy of the 35th President of the United States. The Museum utilizes high definition, large-screen projections, interactive displays, re-mastered films and original artifacts from the life and times of JFK to bring to life President Kennedy’s 1000 days in office. Visitors have described the Museum as "an unforgettable journey through American history and the life of a truly remarkable man." We invite you to embark on a journey through the early 1960s to experience anew the words, ideals and actions of President John F. Kennedy which inspired Americans to ask what they could do for their country.

Visiting Safely FAQ

The well-being of our visitors and staff is our top priority, and we have adjusted our visitor experience to meet current health and safety guidelines. See how to visit and learn about our health and safety guidelines.

Reserve Tickets Online

The Museum is open 7 days a week, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Advanced timed tickets reservations are encouraged, but drop in admission is also available.

Hours and Admission

The Museum is open 7 days a week from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Find out more information about hours of operation, pricing, discounts, and facility rules and regulations.

Getting Here

The Library and Museum is located on Columbia Point in Boston, off of Route I-93. Find information on directions and parking on this page.

Public Library Museum Pass Program

The Public Library Museum Pass Program provides an opportunity for communities to offer their residents discounted admission to the Museum at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library.