Tickets & Hours

Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum Update on COVID-19:

While there have been no reported cases of the novel Coronavirus at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum, the Nixon Library will close to the public starting Friday, March 13 at 5:00 p.m. This closure is in effect until further notice, in consideration of the statement of the Governor of California issued March 11 and federal mandates of the National Archives and Records Administration issued March 12.

This includes all in-person tours and group visits.

All admission tickets purchased online are valid for one year from the date of purchase. The Richard Nixon Foundation will work directly with tour partners to reschedule visits to the Nixon Library.

Admission to the Nixon Library

Adults: $16.00
Seniors (62+): $12.00
College/Student: $10.00
Retired Military: $10.00
Active Military: Free
Youth: $10.00
Children: $6.00 (ages 5-11)
Children: Free (4 and under)


Monday                       10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday                      10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday                 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
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, contact Jane Zhang at 714-701-6823 or [email protected].


Cafe Open Daily

Enjoy lunch in the beautiful Pat Nixon Gardens. Choose from our array of beverages, sandwiches, and snacks. Our menu features locally-sourced, healthy ingredients made fresh every day.


Golden Baked Ham & Swiss
Oven Roasted Turkey & Provolone
Italian Roast Beef & Provolone
Tuna Salad


Chicken Caesar – Chicken, Garlic Croutons, Lettuce & Caesar Dressing
Chicken Club – Chicken, Bacon, Swiss Cheese, Lettuce & Ranch Dressing
Turkey & Cheese – Oven Roasted Turkey, Provolone, Lettuce & Ranch Dressing


Bella Donna – Mixed Fresh Greens, Sun-Dried Cranberries, Seasonal Fruits, Goat Cheese, Cherry Tomatoes, Candied Walnuts, & Served with a Champagne Vinaigrette
Pasta Spring – Romaine Lettuce, Cheese Tortellini, Grilled Chicken, Mandarin Oranges, Fresh Strawberries, Tomatoes, Topped with Almond Slices, & served with Raspberry Vinaigrette
Organic Fruit Salad
Watermelon, Honeydew, Cantaloupe, Strawberries, Grapes & Blueberries


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].