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.
Places To Go
Harry S Truman National Historic Site includes the Truman Home in Independence, Missouri, and the Truman Farm Home in Grandview, Missouri. Both units are within the Kansas City metropolitan area (population 1.9 million).
Truman Farm Home:
Did You Know?
Faced with the difficulty of finding a viable Democratic candidate in 1952, Harry Truman considered running for another term. Those close to him—and more importantly, Mrs. Truman—were against the idea. Mr. Truman said he guessed that made it unanimous; he would go back to Independence instead.