The Sixth Floor Museum

Name:
The Sixth Floor Museum
Type of Attraction:
Description:

Originally opened in 1989, the museum, tells not only the story of Kennedy’s assassination and the aftermath of his death, but puts into context Kennedy’s visit to Dallas, which was in essence the first stop of his 1964 re-election campaign. The most powerful scene in the museum is arguably the reconstructed sniper’s perch. According to the Warren Commission, Oswald organized boxes containing schoolbooks into the perch; the museum based its reconstruction on photographs taken on Nov. 22, 1963.

Phone Number:
(214) 747-6660
Address:
411 Elm St., Dallas, TX 75202
ZIP Code:
75202