Current Event

April 26, 2013

George W. Bush Presidential Center

  • When: Thursday, April 25, 2013
  • Where: Dallas, Texas USA
  • Who: The five latest presidents of the USA- Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush, Jimmy Carter. There was also First Ladies there and other important people in the the world and United States.
  • What: (1) The George W. Bush Presidential Center opened today in Dallas. (2) The five living/latest presidents came to the opening of the presidential center. (3) The center is 226,000 square-feet and covers 23 acres of land. (4) The museum includes exhibits for the 9/11 attacks, the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, Hurricane Katrina, a replica of the Oval Office, and other important things that George W. Bush did or happened while he was president. (5) The museum also features a statue of George W. Bush and his father George H.W. Bush; it features 43,000 artifacts.
  • How: This affects because this was a very important time in US history. Not only does it show about our countries former president, but it also show important things that happened in that point in time. I think you would be able to learn a lot from that museum.
Resource:

USA Today app for the iPad- George W. Bush tears up at his library