Tickets & Hours

As of January 28, 2021

In accordance with the latest state guidelines, the Richard Nixon Presidential Library will reopen outdoor spaces beginning Saturday, January 30, at 10 AM.

Guests can safely explore the history and beauty of the Pat Nixon Gardens and the new outdoor exhibit, The President and the Planet: Richard Nixon and the Environment. This exhibit is an in-depth look at the historic environmental initiatives of the Nixon years and the continued impact of the National Environmental Policy Act, the Clean Air Act, the Marine Mammal Protection Act, and the Endangered Species Act. It features beautiful commissioned sculptures and plein air art, as well as excellent visuals and family photo opportunities.

The outdoor exhibition and gardens will remain open Thursdays through Saturdays from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM and Sundays from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Admission tickets are $6 at this phase of the reopening.

Admission to the Nixon Library

Adults: $6.00
Seniors (62+): $6.00
College/Student: $6.00
Retired Military: $6.00
Active Military: Free
Youth: $6.00
Children: $6.00 (ages 5-11)
Children: Free (4 and under)


Monday                                                 Closed
Tuesday                                                 Closed
Wednesday                                           Closed
Thursday                     10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday                          10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday                     10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday                        11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Group Tours of the Nixon Library


Specialized tours are available for groups of 15 or more.

Docent Guided Tour: $23.00
Senior Docent Guided Tour: $19.00

The Nixon Library is staffed by 160 volunteer docents, whose knowledge is unparalleled. Your group will benefit from their seasoned experience on these customized tours.

Every member of your party can take home souvenirs from the Richard Nixon Presidential Museum Store at a special discount of 10% off!

Parking at the Nixon Library is free and there is convenient access for large buses.

Reservations should be made at least 30 days prior to your tour date.

To book your Nixon Library group tour experience, call 714-364-1147 or email [email protected].

School Tours

To book school group tours (only applies to schools in U.S. public school system), contact the National Archives and Records Administration at (714) 983-9120 or [email protected].