• Harry S Truman National Historic Site

    Harry S Truman

    National Historic Site Missouri

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  • Weekend Parking

    Due to the Santa-Cali-Gon Days Festival (Aug. 29 - Sept. 1) in downtown Independence, parking will be limited around the park visitor center and surrounding neighborhoods. Please plan accordingly. The Truman Home will be open for tours.

Our Staff & Offices

Larry Villalva - Superintendent

Norton Canfield - Park Guide

Carol Dage - Supervisory Curator, Asst. Regional Curator

Jenny Hayes - Secretary

Darla Hostetler - Museum Technician

Mark Jamieson - Maintenance/Pest Control Worker

Barbara Quinn - Eastern National

James McGill - Park Guide

Lewis McKarnin - Woodcrafter

Diana Sargent - Administrative Technician/IT

Kristen Stalling - Museum Curator (HSTR/IMPF)

David Suvak - Park Guide

Matt Turner - Park Guide

Jeff Wade - Park Ranger













Did You Know?

Margaret Truman in striped bathing suit. Credit: National Park Service

Harry and Bess referred to their daughter, Margaret, as “Marg,” “Margie,” and sometimes “Marger” – all pronounced with a hard “g.”