On November 30, 2018, America mourned the passing of 41st President of the United States, George H.W. Bush. President Bush’s memorial service and funeral were held this week, and his body will be transported by train to its final resting place at the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library just a short distance away in College Station. Groupon is making it easier than ever to pay your respects or learn more about this historic president thanks to discount admission packages being offered during this time of national mourning.
President Bush is remembered most for his role in the collapse of the Berlin Wall and the Soviet Union and at one time boasted the highest presidential approval rating of all time at 89%. Bush famously described America as a “thousand points of light” to reflect his belief that America worked best when citizens come together to solve problems To commemorate President Bush’s enduring legacy, the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library features a wide selection of interactive and informative exhibits, an Oval Office replica, and a selection of over 3,000 gifts given by foreign heads of state.
Groupon is currently offering special discounts on admission for four to the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library for just $23.50, or admission for two for just $12.
The George H.W. Bush Presidential Library is located at 1000 George Bush Drive West, College Station, TX 77845. College Station is only about 90 minutes from downtown Houston, making it perfect for a day trip to this American landmark to learn about one of Texas’s greatest statesmen. Parking is free for visitors in lot 41 directly in front of the museum.
The museum is open Monday through Saturday 9:30 am – 5 pm, and on Sunday from 12pm – 5pm. The museum has special hours this week during the period of mourning for President Bush as his body is laid to rest at the library, so be sure to check the library’s official website for hours.