President Barack Obama praised his predecessor's strength and resolve after Sept. 11, calling Bush a "good man" who faced the storm head on.
Former first lady Laura Bush said the library isn't just about her husband, but reflects the world during his time as the first president as the 21st century.
Fireworks burst in the sky as a part of the celebration during the lighting of Freedom Hall at the George W. Bush Presidential Center Thursday, April 25, 2013, in Dallas.
Hundreds gathered to see five living presidents together at the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Center on the campus of Southern Methodist University Thursday.
Former President George W. Bush was honored Thursday at the official dedication of his presidential library in Dallas by the four living men who, like himself, have occupied the Oval Office.
President George W. Bush gave an emotional speech at the dedication of his presidential library at SMU.
Jimmy Carter praised George W. Bush's attention to Africa. Bill Clinton joked about his art work. President Barack Obama saluted his attempt to change immigration laws. And George H.W.
President Barack Obama praised his predecessor's strength and resolve after Sept. 11 during the George W. Bush Presidential Center dedication ceremony.
Former President Bill Clinton speaks at the dedication of the Bush Center in Dallas.
President George W. Bush gave speech at the dedication of his presidential library at SMU.