• 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.

How to Donate

Thank you for your interest in supporting Harry S Truman National Historic Site. Your donation will enhance programs and activities to protect park resources and provide visitor services. Philanthropic contributions continue to make a significant difference and we welcome and are grateful for your support.

Your contributions will: help restore, preserve and protect the properties that make up Harry S Truman National Historic Site, enable conservation treatments of the museum collection, aid the park interpretive and education programs, and help maintain park facilities, exhibits, and grounds.

Harry S Truman NHS is able to accept direct donations. If you are interested in donating directly to the park you may contact the Superintendent by phone (816-254-2720) or by email. Donations may be sent to:

Harry S Truman NHS
223 N. Main St.
Independence, MO 64050

Did You Know?

Harry S Truman and his mother. Credit: Truman Library

Harry Truman’s mother was an opinionated woman. He wrote, “If my dear old mother has any fault, and I don’t agree that she has any, it is an inability to keep her personal likes and dislikes from the world at large.”