John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum

presidential library and museum for U.S. President John F. Kennedy in Boston, Massachusetts

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum is the presidential library and museum. It was constructed in honor and to remember the life and achievements of the 35th President of the United States John F. Kennedy. It is located in Boston, Massachusetts. It was designed by the architect I. M. Pei. It was opened to the public on October 20, 1979 and was rededicated on October 23, 1993.

The official logo of the museum
The JFK Library and Museum

On April 15, 2013, a fire began in the library. At first, reports said the fire appears to have started in a mechanical room.[1] An official communication from the library stated that the fire is being investigated. At this time, the fire appears to be unrelated to the Boston Marathon bombings that occurred on the same day.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "JFK Library Twitter Post". Retrieved April 15, 2013.
  2. "JFK Library Twitter Post". Retrieved April 15, 2013.

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