• Harry S Truman National Historic Site

    Harry S Truman

    National Historic Site Missouri

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    The Truman Home and Visitor Center will be closed on Wed. July 16 and Mon, July 21. Please check back for updates.


Harry S Truman National Historic Site strives to keep the public informed about news events which occur within the park by providing press releases to local and regional news providers, and by posting current news releases on this web site.

Harry Truman in the news...
Harry S. Truman holding up the newspaper "Dewey Defeats Truman"
Truman Library

Did You Know?

Harry S. Truman is greeted by Mayor Roger T. Sermon at Fairfax Airport in Kansas City, Kansas. Credit: Truman Library

Harry Truman was modest almost to the point of apology, which did nothing to inspire public confidence in him during the early stages of his administration.