The George H.W. Bush Hometown Collection

 

The George H.W. Bush Hometown Collection is the only exhibition about President George H.W. Bush in Kennebunkport. This one-room exhibit offers a comprehensive look at the life of our 41st President. It includes a video timeline of his life prior to and including his tenure in the White House. In addition to the video display, the gallery also features rotating collections of Bush Family memorabilia and artifacts.

 

The George H.W. Bush Hometown Collection

The George H.W. Bush Hometown Collection is the only exhibition about President George H.W. Bush in Kennebunkport. This one-room exhibit offers a comprehensive look at the life of our 41st President. It includes a video timeline of his life prior to and including his tenure in the White House. In addition to the video display, the gallery also features rotating collections of Bush Family memorabilia and artifacts.

  • You can spend as much time as you’d like within the gallery as it is a self-guided tour throughout the single room. 

The George H.W. Bush Hometown Collection is located at 8 Maine Street in Kennebunkport, inside of White Columns. 

Parking:

No onsite parking is available. 

  • Free parking located at 30 North Street in Kennebunkport. This lot is a 1/4 of a mile from White Columns, located next to the Kennebunkport Fire Station.
  • Dock Square Parking Lot located at 17 Dock Square in Kennebunkport.

Hours:

White Columns is closed for the season and will reopen in May 2023. 

  • Historic House Season & George H.W. Bush Gallery (2023):
    • May 29th – October 8th and December 1st – December 10th.

Admission Rates:

Tickets may be purchased in the White Columns Gift Shop, no advanced purchase is necessary. Admission into the George H.W. Bush Hometown Collection is included when purchasing a ticket for a house tour of White Columns. Click HERE to learn more about house tour tickets.

  • If you do not wish to go on a house tour, there is a requested donation of $5 for a self-guided tour of the exhibit.