By noon on opening day, more than 600 people had filed into the George W. Bush Presidential Center to be among the first members of the public to see it in person.
There was a surprise waiting for 43 students selected to be the first to visit the new George W Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum is set to open to the public following a brief ceremony.
Complete video coverage of the George W. Bush Presidential Center Dedication from April 25, 2013.
The George W. Bush Presidential Library does not open to the public until May 1. CBS 11 takes you for a look inside.
President Obama’s motorcade arrived just after nine in the morning. His arrival was the first of many notable guests at Thursday’s dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Center. The ceremony was a Super Bowl of political power.
The George W. Bush Presidential Center has been officially dedicated. Thursday’s late morning ceremony ended with the nation’s 43rd president giving a closing speech as tears welled in his eyes.
Police have detained at least three people during a protest march in Dallas near the dedication site of the George W. Bush Presidential Center.
The dedication of George W. Bush’s presidential library shines a spotlight on two of the nation’s most prominent political dynasties, who have dominated American politics for the past three decades.
Today the eyes of the nation are on North Texas for the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Southern Methodist University.
Protestors are expected to demonstrate at Thursday’s dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Library in Dallas. But as security tightens around the event, protestors and hopeful viewers likely won’t get too close.
Both of their families were gathering for the library dedication on the campus of Southern Methodist University, an event that will put five living U.S. presidents, including President Barack Obama, on the same stage.
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