Harry S Truman NHS online exhibits feature artifact-supported themes related to the Trumans and their life in Independence and Grandview, Missouri.
Many of the artifacts shown in these exhibits are not normally accessible to the visitor because they are stored on the upper floors of the Truman Home or at our offsite storage facility.
Please click on the titles below to explore the exhibits and learn more about the Truman family and the artifacts preserved at Harry S Truman NHS.
Did You Know?
Although Truman authorized the use of atomic weapons in Japan, he refused to do so again in Korea. Truman said, “[The atomic bomb] should not be used on innocent men, women, and children who have nothing whatever to do with this military aggression.” Harry S Truman National Historic Site, Missouri