First ladies’ exhibit part of 5th anniversary

The George W. Bush Presidential Center will offer free admission, host family activities, showcase new artifacts and welcome special guests from Friday, April 20 through Friday, April 27, in celebration of its fifth anniversary. The Bush Center was dedicated to the American people on April 25, 2013 and has welcomed more than 1 million visitors through its doors since. In addition to the fifth anniversary celebration, visitors can also view the current exhibit, First Ladies: Style of Influence on display through Oct. 1. First Ladies: Style of Influence examines how the role of the first lady has evolved over time, and how first ladies have used their position to advance diplomacy and other social, cultural and political initiatives.

For more information, including a full list of activities and special guests, visit

— Monica Gonzalez

Photo courtesy of the Bush Center