Notice: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

We're sorry. Due to the coronavirus public health emergency, the Richard Nixon Presidential Library & Museum will be closed to the public until further notice. We will continue to respond to written requests for records at Please check our website or for updates on our operating hours and status.

At this time, the permanent and special exhibit museum galleries are closed. The Research Room is also closed.

The Pat Nixon Gardens and the outdoor exhibit, The President and the Planet: Richard Nixon and the Environment, are open. Please visit the Nixon Foundation website for more information:


The Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum is located in Yorba Linda, California and houses the Nixon Presidential Materials (textual, photographs, sound, and moving images), Nixon White House Tapes, Nixon pre- and post- Presidential Materials, as well as the Museum, Birthplace, and Helicopter. The National Archives in College Park maintains reference copies of Nixon White House Tapes. These are duplicative of material available for research in Yorba Linda.

For specific information about conducting research with us, please go to Visit our Research Room

To learn more about our museum and grounds, and to plan your visit, go to Visit our Museum

To learn about our free school tours or make a reservation, visit our Education resource

To plan an event or wedding, please visit the Nixon Foundation's website

Contact Us

  • If you are looking for an answer to a question about doing research, visiting the museum, or planning a school tour, please first check to see if it is answered here:
Research FAQs
Museum FAQs
  • Contact us by phone or email:

Please include a subject in the header of your e-mail and letter so that we can route correspondence to the proper office.

Phone: 714-983-9120 (main) / 714-983-9320 (archives)

General Questions:

Archive Reference Inquiries and Reproduction Orders:

Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
18001 Yorba Linda Blvd.
Yorba Linda, California   92886