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Eisenhower Presidential Library & Museum

Eisenhower Presidential Library & Museum

Visitors can tour the nineteenth-century wood-frame house, located on its original site, where the Eisenhower's lived from 1898 until the death of the President's mother Ida in 1946. The Place of Meditation is the final resting place of the President, his wife Mamie, and their first-born son, Doud Dwight.

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