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Harry S. Truman Library and Museum

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Harry S. Truman Library and Museum

***The Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum is undergoing a massive renovation of the museum and its exhibitions, the first major renovation in more than 20 years and the largest since the museum opened its doors in 1957. The opening date has not yet been announced — please check for udpates.*** 

Come and experience the eventful and triumphant life of America’s 33rd president. Harry S. Truman’s story is richly and uniquely American. From humble beginnings, he rose to become the most powerful man in the world. For nearly eight years, he guided our nation and the world through perilous times, from the ending of World War II to the beginning of the Cold War. Since the Library’s dedication in July 1957, the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum has welcomed and inspired millions of visitors from across the globe.  At the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library you will be immersed in the life of the president and have a front-row seat for the decisions that shaped the world we live in today. 

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500 W. U.S. Highway 24
Independence, MO 64050

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Travelers With Disabilities Information
Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
No Smoking
Activities Within 10 Miles
Historic District
Cost Of Admission
Discounts Offered
Military Discount
Senior Citizen Discount
General Interest Info
Gift / Souvenir Shop
Open Year-round
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Advance Contact Required
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Pets Are Not Allowed
Service Animals Welcome
Suitable For These Age Groups
All Ages
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