Tickets & Tours
With this ticket, visitors receive a guided tour of Wilson's birthplace, the Presbyterian Manse, the home provided by the church for the Reverend Joseph Ruggles Wilson and his family. Interpreters will take you back to 1856 when Wilson was born and discuss his family, upbringing, and the lifestyle of the period. Tours are 35 minutes. Visitors may then proceed with a self-guided tour of the museum and explore President Wilson's life through seven galleries. The museum also features the President's original 1919 Pierce-Arrow limousine and a recreated World War I trench complete with lights and sound. Guests may also enjoy walking through the gardens behind the Manse that were designed by Charles Gillette.
Seniors (60+), Active Military: $12.00
Students (13+): $7.00
Children (6-12): $5.00
Children (under 6): no charge
Tickets may be purchased at the President's Shop.
Guided House Tours Leave the Museum at:
The Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library offers behind-the-scenes tours and special interest tours for a more in-depth tour experience.
Plan a unique learning experience for your class.. We offer highly interactive and fun programs All programs have been organized to reach a wide range of ability levels and meet current Virginia Standards of Learning. Field trips are generally two hours, but can be adapted for your specific needs.
Tours are planned with the classroom teacher to reinforce individual learning goals. Geared to the developmental ability and interest of the students, tours are conducted by guides specifically trained to work with school-age children.