The Richard Nixon Library & Museum in Yorba Linda, CA

18001 Yorba Linda Blvd.Yorba Linda, CA 92886
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The Richard Nixon Library and Museum comes with a plethora of information that helps you to discover all the important aspects of his time as president and beyond. With over 70 family-friendly exhibits and more than 300 original artifacts, it is easy to find something that appeals to everyone. View 11 original films and more than 600 photographs during your trip. While at the library and museum, make sure to visit the gardens, the place where Richard Nixon was born, and the helicopter of the President.

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Good To Know

  • Experience 22 unique galleries, exhibits, and spaces dedicated to Nixon’s presidency.
  • The museum is open Monday through Sunday until 5:00 pm.
  • Discover 30 multimedia experiences, 11 films, 70 exhibits, and 300+ artifacts.
  • Climb aboard Army One - the presidential helicopter used by Nixon and other former presidents.
  • Stroll through the Pat Nixon Gardens during your visit.


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The presidential museum features 22 unique spaces that incorporate multimedia and interactive technologies. Visitors begin their journey in the new Malek Theater and enjoy a 13-minute orientation film before entering the permanent galleries in the “Wave of Change” gallery, which covers a period of great upheaval throughout the 1960s and during the months leading up to the November 1968 presidential election. Travel through President Nixon's presidency and resignation and return to his origins in the “Back to the Beginning” gallery. From there, travel through Nixon’s life and his extraordinary accomplishments prior to becoming the 37th President of the United States. The journey ends with Richard Nixon’s post-presidency period and his contributions as elder statesman, his impact on American culture, a solemn remembrance of Mr. and Mrs. Nixon’s memorial services, and the short “Epilogue” film at the conclusion of the exhibit.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Richard Nixon Library & Museum

Where is the museum located?

The Museum is located at 18001 Yorba Linda Blvd., Yorba Linda, CA 92886.

Is the museum ADA compliant?

All National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) museums, research facilities, and Presidential Libraries are accessible (ADA compliant)

Are pets allowed in the museum?

NARA has a Service Animal Policy, which permits animals specifically trained to perform tasks for persons with disabilities, access to public areas. Therapy animals are not considered service animals under the ADA Amendments Act of 2008. Service animals must be under the control of their handlers at all times.

Are food and beverage allowed in the museum?

The Food Cart Café will be available for guests to purchase pre-packaged snacks and drinks to-go or dine outside at properly distanced tables in accordance with state and local requirements. Food and beverages are not allowed in the Museum. Drinking fountains are not available, but visitors may have sealable water bottles. Please remember, drinking is prohibited in the Museum.

Is there a gift shop available?

Yes. A selection of retail items are available for purchase.

Are photos allowed inside the museum?

No. As always, flash photography and videography are prohibited in the Museum.

Can I go inside the presidential helicopter?

Yes; however, the helicopter may be closed due to inclement weather, including rain, wind, and excessive heat.