About the Museum

Mission: 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.

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Examine the life, death and legacy of President John F. Kennedy through artifacts, photographs, documentary films, areas where evidence was found, eyewitness accounts and interactive educational programming on both the sixth and seventh floors.

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Explore history through one of the world's most significant repositories of original photographs, film and video footage, documents and artifacts related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy—a continually growing, multifaceted collection of approximately 45,000 items.

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Plan Your Visit

Click here for museum hours and costs, directions and other helpful information. On weekends and holidays, purchase general admission ticket online to save time and ensure the date and entry time of your choice, as we often sell out.

Support The Sixth Floor Museum

Make a donation to the Museum and help us preserve the memory and legacy of President John F. Kennedy. Donate online now.

Dealey Plaza Cell Phone Walking Tour

Click here to learn about a narrated cell phone tour of Dealey Plaza and important sites.

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