• Harry S Truman National Historic Site

    Harry S Truman

    National Historic Site Missouri

Operating Hours & Seasons

Visitor Center

The Visitor Center (223 N. Main) in Independence is open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Visitors can view an orientation film about Harry Truman and his life in Independence, see exhibits featuring Truman family treasures, and browse the book store. Call 816-254-9929 for more information.

Truman Home

Tickets to tour the Truman Home (219 N. Delaware) must be purchased in the Visitor Center.

Truman Farm Home

The Truman Farm Home in Grandview, Missouri is located at 12301 Blue Ridge Blvd. Grounds are open daily year-round for self-guided tours. Audio tour available onsite.

Truman Home
Tour the historic Truman Home in Independence!
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Did You Know?

Kennedy and Macmillan approaching the Little White House. Credit: John F. Kennedy Library

Truman’s Key West home has hosted many distinguished guests. Thomas Edison stayed here during WWI, while working on depth charge research. Eisenhower used the home while recuperating from a heart attack in 1956. In 1961, Kennedy & Prime Minister MacMillan stayed here during the Bay of Pigs incident.