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.
General Management Plan
The National Parks and Recreation Act of 1978 requires that the National Park Service maintain up-to-date management plans for each unit of the national park system. The General Management Plan for Harry S Truman National Historic Site provides broad management direction for resource management, visitor use, and development 15-20 years into the future. The initial General Management Plan was completed in 1987 and was revised in 1999.
Part V - Appendices
Did You Know?
Truman claimed FDR told him about the atomic bomb during their first conference after the ’44 election, but only that it was a tremendous explosive that might end the war. The details came after FDR’s death.