Harry S. Truman Home

Type: Historic Sites

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Best Attractions & Activities: A great way for teens and adults to get a history lesson, this National Historic Site offers an intimate glimpse of the 33rd president's life and career. With tours available through only the first...  Read More
Historic Sites: This historic site offers a glimpse at the 33rd president's life and career. The white, Victorian-style home looks much as it did in the early 20th century, complete with period antiques and family...  Read More

Map / Directions Hours:

  • Visitor's Center: Daily 8:30am-5pm

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Tours Adult $4; Child (0-15) Free

  • Best Attractions & Activities: "View a brief video about Harry S. Truman at the Independence Visitors Center, before visiting the site. Tours are limited to eight people, and time-specific tickets are issued on a first-come, first-served basis. The site is closed on Mondays, from Labor Day to Memorial Day."
  • Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: Reflecting daily life from more than 50 years ago, a visit to the Harry S. Truman Home provides an intimate view of this Midwestern president.

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