Past Exhibitions


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A Commitment to Hope: Richard Nixon and the National Cancer Act

Rose Hills Foundation Special Exhibition Gallery

November 12, 2021 - May 22, 2022

A new special exhibit at the Nixon Library tracing Richard Nixon’s lifelong commitment to improving health care and the health of all Americans. Using documents, photographs, and artifacts never before exhibited, visitors will see how the National Cancer Act transformed the fight to conquer cancer, sparking lifesaving advances in prevention, detection, and treatment of cancer.



The Presidents Club: From Adams & Jefferson to Nixon & Trump


Apollo 11: One Giant Leap for Mankind

Pat Nixon: A Life of Service

All Aboard, America! Trains at the Nixon Library

Ellis Island Medal of Honor

Amending America: The Bill of Rights and Constitutional Amendments

What's Cooking, Uncle Sam?


VIET STORIES: Recollections & Regenerations

Why They Wore It

Vote Like Your Whole World Depended on It: The Story of the 1968 Election

Free Speech and Civic Engagement in an American Democracy

Richard Nixon 1968 Presidential Campaign - 50th Anniversary


Picturing Nam: U.S. Military Photography of the Vietnam War

What's Cooking Uncle Sam?

Amending America: The Bill of Rights


Temporary Exhibitions from November 2015 to October 2016


Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage

Read My Pins: The Madeleine Albright Collection

Selections from the Collection

Suited for Space

First Lady Pat Nixon:  A Birthday Tribute


Nixon Family Holiday Traditions at the White House 1969-1974

Exposed: Window into Reality


On the Campaign Trail: Presidential Campaigns from 1789 to Present

A Few Good Women: Advancing the Cause of Women in Government, 1969-74


Holiday Train Festival

The President's Ambassador

Exposed: Where I Belong

Pentagon Papers: Declassified

Disney's Lincoln

Nixon as Icon


Treasures From The Vault

Constitution Day 2010

Exposed: Glimpse into the Future

Olivia’s Private Tour

Pat Nixon: A life of Service

School House to White House


Man On the Moon

A Holiday Festival of Trains – SCLTC and TCA

Exposed: Define yourself

Constitution Day 2009

Called Upon By The Voice Of My Country: Inaugurations As History, Ritual And Celebration


Exposed: The world as I see it

A Holiday Festival of Trees

Pat Nixon: A Birthday Tribute to a First Lady of Legend


Pat Nixon: A Birthday Tribute to a First Lady of Legend

The Day Elvis met Nixon

More than Words: Illustrated Letters from the Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art

A Holiday Festival of Trains

The Enemy Within: Terror in America 1776 to Today

Exposed: Dreams and Realities