• 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.

Photos & Multimedia

Harry S Truman NHS is now providing mobile/cell phone/smartphone tours. For more information please visit our mobile/cell phone tour page.

Truman Bedroom

Truman Bedroom

HABS Photo, J. Boucher

Truman Home Second Floor Photos
Photographs of the second floor rooms are now available. The Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) photographed the interior of the Truman Home in 1983, documenting how it looked just after Bess Truman's death.
Truman Farm

Truman Farm

NPS Photo

The Truman Farm Home in Grandview, Missouri was added to the Harry S Truman National Historic Site on May 8, 1994. The home is currently closed, but the grounds are open year-round. Visit theTruman Farm Home Photo Tour page to explore the site online.
Truman sports shirt

Truman's Sport Shirt

NPS Photo

Harry S Truman NHS preserves over 50,000 artifacts related to the Truman family. Visit our Online Exhibits to see a selection of objects from the collection.

Did You Know?

Henry Wallace and Harry Truman. Credit: Truman Library

Much of our modern world might be an entirely different place if Franklin Roosevelt’s previous vice president, Henry Wallace, had still been in office the day President Roosevelt died. Although not a communist himself, Wallace was endorsed by the Communist Party when he ran for president in 1948.