The Mini-Presidential Tour is docent-led and includes a tour of the of the Oval Office, the Life in the White House exhibit, and the current temporary exhibit. This tour is grade-level specific and lasts 45 minutes.
Object-based learning programs create an educational atmosphere in which objects become central to the
lesson. Special artifacts will be available for the students to touch and hold, providing multiple ways to
connect their thoughts with the subject matter. Each program includes classroom activities, as well as a tour of the exhibits, and lasts one hour and 15 minutes.
Coin Collecting and Campaign Buttons
President Clinton’s collections are comprised of an impressive number of military coins and campaign buttons. Students will view and touch replicas of military challenge coins and authentic campaign buttons from the 1992 and 1996 presidential campaigns. Following the classroom activity, students will tour the exhibit and find the coins and buttons on display. The docent-led tour also includes the Oval Office, Life in the White House, and the current temporary exhibit.
Holidays at the White House
Each year, the White House hosts many events that celebrate our nation’s diversity. Students will learn more about these holiday traditions by viewing and holding the types of objects that are used during these celebrations. Following the classroom activity, the students will find similar artifacts in the permanent exhibit Life in the White House. The docent-led tour also includes the Oval Office and the current temporary exhibit.
Why is the bald eagle a national symbol of this great nation? Why are there 50 stars on the U.S. flag? Students will learn the answers to these questions through a hands-on classroom activity. They will find national symbols – the eagle, the flag, the Presidential Seal, the Statue of Liberty, and the White House – while exploring the permanent exhibits. The docent-led tour also includes the Oval Office, Life in the White House, and the current temporary exhibit.
This build-a-bug activity will improve student understanding of the anatomy of some of the world's most beloved insects. By engaging students in an activity that allows them to build their own insects, we hope to peak their interest in science and the biological makeup of the world around them.
Get students excited about reading at our annual celebration of Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Local celebrities will read from their favorite books and share their love of reading with elementary students. Students will receive a book from the Dr. Seuss collection and enjoy a birthday surprise. Make your reservations now! Limited space is available. Dr. Seuss week is made possible by the generous support of Delta Dental.
Mark "Doctor Bugs" Moffett, has traveled all over the world looking for his next adventure, and some Xtreme BUGS. In June, that exploration will make a stop here at the Clinton Center for two fascinating programs. You won't want to miss his intriguing stories!
The Clinton Center is home to the William J. Clinton Presidential Library and Museum, the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, and the Little Rock offices of the Clinton Foundation. A world-class educational and cultural venue, the Clinton Center hosts a variety of educational programs, special events, exhibitions, and lectures, and presents a unique perspective of the work – past, present, and future – of the 42nd President of the United States, William Jefferson Clinton.
Our renowned on-site restaurant, Forty Two, offers a variety of dining selections for Center visitors and locals alike. Stop by 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday through Saturday to enjoy a delicious and affordable lunch featuring seasonal and locally grown ingredients. It’s farm-to-table in a modern museum setting. Admission fees are NOT required to dine at Forty Two; however, regular admission fees apply to tour the museum. Visit Website
The Clinton Museum Store, conveniently located in the lobby of the museum, offers a diverse selection of unique memorabilia and gifts, including books, accessories, collectibles, and more. The Museum Store also features items related to the current temporary exhibit. Admission fees are NOT required to shop at the Museum Store; however, regular admission fees apply to tour the museum.Visit Website