Permanent Exhibits

The Clinton Presidential Library and Museum features 20,000 square feet of exhibit space that chronicles American history at the turn of the 21st century. Interactive exhibits, including a White House Cabinet Room reconstruction and a full-scale replica of the Oval Office, give visitors a first-hand look into the life and work of the 42nd president. Other exhibits include 13 policy alcoves and an interactive 110-foot timeline within which the history of the Clinton Administration unfolds. The third floor includes exhibits about life in the White House: showing the splendor of state events, fascinating gifts from foreign heads of state, the spirit of holiday celebrations, and how the Clintons made the White House their home. 

 

 

The Campaign
President Bush had high approval ratings in '91, and Ross Perot fought hard as an independent, but Governor Clinton prevailed by offering Americans a prospect of change.


 

Inauguration
This exhibit brings visitors back to the pinnacle of President Clinton’s election, when he stood before nearly a million people and spoke of the changes he would rise to fulfill.


 

The Vice President
Al Gore set new standards for the Vice Presidency, and used his expertise on issues from the environment to arms control, to propose new ideas and see them through.


 

White House at Work
The members of the White House staff reflected the diversity of America. They worked tirelessly to turn the Administration’s ideas into action.


 

Cabinet Room
The Cabinet Room, the home of deliberations and decisions that have been shaping our nation’s future for more than 100 years, has been re-created here.


 

Statistical Portraits
These numbers and figures give substance to the enormity of the presidency, allowing visitors to witness the true scale of many of President Clinton’s policies and decisions.


 

Policy Alcoves
The 28-foot columns holding historical documents are the foundation of the museum as the policy challenges and solutions were the foundation of the Clinton Administration.


 

Timeline
The timeline puts the Clinton Administration into historical perspective, giving cultural, technological, and international flavor to the American political scene.


 

Life in the White House
The White House was the setting for countless state events, holiday and family celebrations, and a showplace for the best of American craftsmanship, cuisine, and culture.


 

Oval Office
The only full-size replica of the Oval Office, this exhibit allows every visitor to feel as if he or she were standing at the helm of American power and prestige.


 

The Work Continues
The Clinton Foundation allows President Clinton to continue to employ his leadership and influence to address the world’s most pressing challenges.


 

Biography Exhibits
In this exhibit, visitors will venture through the phases of Bill Clinton’s youth and catch a glimpse into his campaigns for Congress, Attorney General and Governor. 

 

 

Upcoming Events

Our Center

Hours

Monday - Saturday: 9a.m. to 5p.m.

Sunday: 1p.m. to 5p.m.

Address

1200 President Clinton Avenue

Little Rock, AR 72201

Contact

(501) 374-4242

[email protected]

The Clinton Center

The William J. Clinton Presidential Center is the home of the Little Rock offices of the Clinton Foundation; the Clinton Presidential Library and Museum; the Clinton School of Public Service, the first institution in the nation to offer a Master of Public Service (MPS) degree; and is a managing partner of the Presidential Leadership Scholars program, a national bipartisan executive-style leadership development initiative. Additionally, the Clinton Center is a world-class educational and cultural venue offering a variety of educational programs, special events, exhibitions, and lectures, presenting 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