Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home, Dixon

#1 of 10 in Things to do in Dixon
Must see · Historic Site · Tourist Spot
The Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home is the house located at 816 South Hennepin Avenue, Dixon, Illinois, in which the 40th President of the United States Ronald Reagan lived as a youth beginning in 1920. The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982. The home is open to visitors from April to October.
Use our Dixon trip itinerary planning tool to add Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home and other attractions to your Dixon vacation plans.
Create an itinerary including Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
128 reviews
  • Worth the money. I really liked it. The kids loved to see the room. Great place overall. Was also very interesting. Great place for kids!  more »
  • Very interesting videos and knowledgeable Director/staff in the visitor center set the stage for the house tour and driving tour of Dixon. Excellent docent tour of the house. Answered all our...  more »
  • Well worth the trip to this sleepy small town. Loved every minute of our visit. Very informative docent and they even were very patient with our two-year old Mary. Wish more historic locations were this well organized and taken care of. Happy to see President Reagan visited and helped with the house. Keep up the great work!
  • Absolutely amazing place to visit. A true American hero. If you're within 50 or even 100 miles from here I recommend you take that detour and get here. Now the place is quaint, not alot of room, but definitely worth visiting.

Plan your trip to Dixon

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.