Simi Valley, California: Ronald Reagan Museum and Library

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Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum

Address:
40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley, CA
Directions:
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum. Ronald Reagan Fwy exit 22 or 22A. Drive south on Madera Rd for three miles. Turn right onto Presidential Drive; one mile to the museum.
Hours:
M-Sa 10 am - 5 pm, Su 12-5 pm. (Call to verify)
Phone:
805-522-8444
RA Rates:
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Reagan Museum and Library.

Ronald Reagan Museum and Library
Travel back to the '80s, when a B-movie actor was America's President. Memorabilia, diplomacy, Cold War classic Gipper moments. Walk through Air Force One, crawl through a replica Berlin Wall! Ron's buried out back. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [01/31/2016]
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library
"Ronald Reagan: Happy Times, Happy President" -- Photo send-off on the occasion of the death of the 40th US President, June 4, 2004. Roadsideamerica.com Report...

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Air Force One.

Ronald Reagan Museum and Library

I've been to all 38 Presidents grave sites, 31 birthplaces, and numerous homes and libraries. Of all of them the Reagan Library in Simi Valley, CA is my favorite. The scenery is absolutely beautiful! It's no wonder why President Reagan picked it for the site of his Library.

[Tim Bash, 03/28/2014]

Berlin Wall.

Ronald Reagan Presidential Library

Unfortunately, the Museum is undergoing major renovations right now so more than two-thirds of it is not viewable until February 2011. They charge full price ($12/person) for 1/3 of a museum. Then they won't let you take your own photos in the doorway of AF1. For $29.99, you can get a CD of your 'official photo' with a slide show of the plane, though. Disappointing. The grounds are gorgeous, however, and the memorial site is worth a stop. Wait until 2011 to visit the museum, though.

[Sara Howe, 07/03/2010]
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