National History Day

The Museum supports National History Day, an opportunity for students nationwide to investigate history with a purpose.

TEXAS SCHOOL BOOK DEPOSITORY BUILDING

Evidence related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy was found on the sixth floor on November 22, 1963. Learn more.

JOHN F. KENNEDY MEMORIAL PLAZA

Designed as a cenotaph, or “open tomb,” this memorial symbolizes the freedom of John F. Kennedy’s spirit. Learn more.

DEALEY PLAZA

Designated in 1993 as a National Historic Landmark District, Dealey Plaza attracts visitors from around the world. Learn more.