• 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.


By Car

The Visitor Center is located at the intersection of Truman Road and Main Street, in Historic Fire Station No.1. From the north or south, take I-435 to Truman Road (State Hwy 12), exit 60. Travel east on Truman Road three miles; you'll pass the Truman Home at Delaware Street. From the east or west, take I-70 to the Noland Road exit (12). Travel north on Noland Road four miles to Truman Road. Turn west on Truman Road and travel two blocks. View Maps

The Truman Farm Home is located in Grandview, MO amid the retail and commercial district along Blue Ridge Boulevard. From the east or west, take I-435 and exit southbound on Route 71. From the north or south, travel Route 71 and take the Blue Ridge Boulevard exit. Travel west one mile. The Farm Home is on the left, set back from the road. View Maps

Air Travel

Kansas City International (MCI) is located north of Kansas City and approximately 35 miles from the Visitor Center. From the airport, take I-435 south to Truman Rd., exit 60. Travel 3 miles east on Truman Rd. to Visitor Center.

Park Addresses

Harry S Truman NHS (Visitor Center):
223 N. Main St., Independence, MO 64050

Truman Home
219 N. Delaware St., Independence, MO 64050

Truman Farm Home:
12301 Blue Ridge Blvd., Grandview, MO 64030

Did You Know?

Captain Robert Dennison giving President Harry S. Truman a tour of the U. S. S. Missouri

The world changed a lot during Truman’s life. He wrote to Bess, “These young kids can’t stand the physical and mental inconveniences that the old heads take as a matter of course…. They all live in a machine-convenience age and when the machine doesn’t function for them they are out of luck.”