• JFK100 Centennial Celebration

    JFK100 Centennial Celebration

    Join us on Memorial Day weekend as we celebrate the centennial of President Kennedy's birth.

  • JFK100 Space Exploration Day

    Space Exploration Day

    Join us for an afternoon of activities and guest speakers for kids, families, and adults on Sunday, May 28 from 12-4 p.m.

  • JFK 100 - Milestones & Mementos

    JFK 100 - Milestones & Mementos

    Opening on May 26, this exhibition chronicles historic milestones in the President’s career and administration, as well as the events of his personal and family life.

  • Watch the 2017 Profile in Courage Award ceremony

    Profile in Courage Award

    Watch the 2017 Profile in Courage Award ceremony honoring President Barack Obama.

News and Events

  • JFK Centennial Weekend Celebration

    The JFK Library will host a five-day celebration over Memorial Day weekend to commemorate the centennial of President John F. Kennedy.
  • Profile in Courage Award

    Ambassador Caroline Kennedy and her son, Jack Schlossberg, presented the 2017 Profile in Courage Award to President Barack Obama in a ceremony on May 7, 2017.

  • Essay Contest winner announced

    Daud Shad, a senior at Mountain Lakes High School in Mountain Lakes, New Jersey, has won the national John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest for High School Students.
  • JFK100 Touch Football Games

    Thirty-five touch football games will be played in honor of the centennial of John F. Kennedy and his commitment to physical fitness.

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