• Harry S Truman National Historic Site

    Harry S Truman

    National Historic Site Missouri

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  • Change in Park Hours

    The Truman Home and Visitor Center are now closed Sundays, Mondays, & all federal holidays. The Truman Farm Home and the Noland Home are closed to the public.

Home to a People's President

President Harry S Truman took America from its traditional isolationism into the age of international involvement. Despite his power, he never forgot where he came from. Today, visitors can experience the surroundings Truman knew as a young man of modest ambition through his political career and final years as a former president.

Did You Know?

Truman in front of an oil well. Credit: Truman Library

Truman was partner in an oil company before WWI. They sunk what they thought was a dry well in Kansas, but what later proved to be the famous Teter Pool; had they drilled a bit more, Truman would have been a millionaire.