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?
To prevent a strike during the Korean War, President Truman seized the nation’s steel mills. He felt he was within the limits of his wartime powers. The Supreme Court struck down Truman’s action, claiming his wartime powers did not apply; the nation, technically, had never declared war in Korea.