Please fill out this form to request a field trip to the Eisenhower Presidential Library, Museum, and Boyhood Home. If you wanted to request the Ike Express visit your school, please navigate to that form.

Ike Express Request Form

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If you are not associated with a district, please enter 000.
School Address
Please enter the number of students who will be attending the field trip.

Please enter the grade level(s) of the students attending the field trip.

We ask that schools provide one supervisory adult for every ten students. Schools are allowed one free adult chaperone per every five students. Extra adults will need to purchase admission tickets upon arrival.

Time Management:

There are so many great things to see and do here! Please make sure you have allowed enough time to fit in all the activities you choose.

Would you like your students to watch the 30 minute video shown at the Visitors Center?
Would you like your students to have a 30 minute guided tour and discussion of Eisenhower's Boyhood Home?
Groups are welcome to visit the final resting place of Ike, Mamie, and their first son on their own, or with an IKEducator who will provide additional information. This will require 15 - 30 minutes.
Would you like your students to explore the newly renovated Eisenhower Presidential Museum? This requires from 45 minutes to two hours, depending on how much or in-depth you want your students to see. To preview three of the exhibit guide options, please visit
Please note the length of time needed and appropriate grade range. Class groups will be kept to 25 or less. For more information on each of these programs, view the Educator's Guide at
If you have students from multiple grades or have a second choice in the rare case we cannot fulfill your first choice, please select another Field Trip Enhancement Program.
Picnic tables are located west of the museum for groups with sack lunches. An indoor location will be determined in the case of inclement weather.
If your school is located in the northwest quadrant of Kansas, chances are you qualify for a generous grant from the Dane G. Hansen Foundation to pay for all expenses. If your school is in one of the counties listed above, check the box and then submit an application at
Ike's Field Trip Fund is designed to provide financial support to visiting schools. If your school would like to be considered for funding, select "Yes" and then submit an application at Please note that funds are extremely limited and will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis.
Photo Permissions
I consent to the use of photographs/video taken during the course of the field trip for publicity, promotional, and/or educational purposes (including publications, presentation or broadcast via newspaper, internet or other media sources) by the Eisenhower Foundation and/or Eisenhower Presidential Library. I do this with full knowledge that this consent abides by the photo consent policy of my school district. I waive all claims for compensation for use or damages.
Please use this space to describe any special accommodations or needs your group may have.
Please use this space to add any additional notes that might help our staff serve you better. For example, do you have a specific goal or objective for your students on this field trip?
How did you hear about IKEducation?
We do not want our materials to load up your spam box or the trash can in the teacher mail room! What is the most effective way to send out information about IKEducation programs?