Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home & Visitors Center

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Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home & Visitors Center

816 Hennepin Avenue
Dixon, IL 61021
Lee County
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Tour the home that the Reagan family resided in from 1920-1923, which has been completely restored. Meander through the Visitor Center and Gift Shop which features books and gifts highlighting the Reagan legacy lifeline.

 The Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home is proud to be affiliated with Blue Star Families as a Blue Star Museum.  This designation means the Reagan Home offers free admission to active duty or retired military personnel and their families during our entire season. Free admission is available to any bearer of a Geneva Convention common access card, a DD Form 1173 card, or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card, which includes active-duty military as well as members of the National Guard and Reserve, U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps, and up to five family members.

 

Open April through October.   Monday-Sat 10a - 5p and Sunday 1-5pm

Group tours by appointment.

Visitors over 12: $5.00

Ronald Reagan YouTube video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSu5TTKGcJw&feature=relmfu

 Dixon Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-7Le-wxKteo&feature=youtu.be

Additional Info

Address:
816 Hennepin Avenue
City:
Dixon
State:
IL
Zipcode:
61021
Phone:
815-288-5176
Season Open:
March
Season Close:
End of October
Wheel Chair Access:
Yes
Open to Public?:
Yes
Published in: History and Heritage

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