Harry S Truman NHS Mission Statement

The mission of Harry S Truman National Historic Site is to interpret the broad life experience of President Truman encompassed in the National Park Service resources in Independence and Grandview and to preserve those resources which tell his life story. The park seeks to educate present and future generations about Truman, his role as a citizen and his influence on history.


National Historic Site - May 23, 1983


Harry S Truman National Historic Landmark District

The National Park Service has completed revised documentation for the Harry S Truman Historic District:

Introduction (pdf - 34.94 KB)
Truman Historic District National Historic Landmark Nomination (pdf - 2.2 MB)

Last updated: April 10, 2015

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223 North Main Street (Visitor Center)
Independence, MO 64050


(816) 254-2720

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